Ellensburg narrows field of city manager candidates to three

ELLENSBURG, Wash. -- Ellensburg is inching closer to choosing a new city manager.

City Council narrowed the number of candidates to three. They include town and city managers from Colorado, Oregon and Indiana.

The council will conduct one-on-one and group interviews next week. A new city manager could take the helm by July.

Ellensburg has had an interim manager since Ted Barkley left in February.