Preliminary Screening Committee
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday, August 25, 2016
Sonesta Hotel, 40 Edwin Land Boulevard, Cambridge, MA in the Riverfront Room
Mayor E. Denise Simmons, (617) 349-4321
The Preliminary Screening Committee, appointed by the Mayor, and charged with assisting the City Council with the process of selecting a new City Manager will hold its first all-day meeting on Thursday August 25th, 2016 at the Sonesta Hotel, 40 Edwin Land Boulevard, Cambridge, MA beginning at 9 AM in the Riverfront Room. The purpose of the meeting is to review the applications that have been submitted to the City's search consultants GovHR; select a group of candidates who will be interviewed by the committee on September 12th & 13th; and develop a series of interview questions that will be asked of candidates. In addition, the committee will select an individual(s) to serve as chair(s) of the committee. Due to the highly confidential nature of the process and in accordance with Massachusetts Open Meeting Law the committee will convene in a public meeting and is expected to vote to move into executive session for significant portions of the meeting.