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Paul Casey, far left, is named Santa Barbara's new city administrator

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Paul Casey, far left, is named Santa Barbara's new city administrator


Paul Casey Named City Administrator


Paul Casey has worked for City Hall 17 years in various roles, but on 1/27 he was elevated from acting chief executive to permanent city administrator. Casey was all grins as Mayor Helene Schneider announced he’d been appointed after an exhaustive nationwide search. “I’m just thrilled and excited,” said Casey, “and I’ll do my best.”

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