WACO, TX — Waco City Manager Wiley Stem III made his intentions known that he plans to retire from the City after a long career of service.
He began his career at the City of Waco in 1976 and has served in the positions of Management Analyst, Assistant Director of Public Works, Water/Wastewater Supervisor, and Director of Water Distribution and Wastewater Divisions.
In 1999, he assumed the role of Assistant City Manager; he was appointed to Deputy City Manager in 2015 and City Manager in March of 2018.
His last day with the City of Waco as City Manager will be at a date to be determined in July or August.
A reception to honor Stem’s distinguished service to the City of Waco will be scheduled sometime in the future.
The City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Saturday morning, May 23, 2020 at 9am to discuss the position, interview Deputy City Manager Bradley Ford and have a resolution on the agenda to consider hiring him to fill the position of City Manager upon Stem’s retirement.