Cap Metro board reviews short list of leader candidates


The Capital Metro board in closed session Tuesday reviewed applications from a short list of candidates — how short remains unknown — to be the transit agency’s next president and CEO.

The board also discussed questions to ask those candidates, officials said, and a schedule of future meetings and interviews that would allow the board’s eight members to vote in January on a replacement for retiring president Linda Watson.

Read the full story on mystatesman.com to find out how the Cap Metro selection process will play out — and how the next steps could complicate efforts to pick Austin’s next city manager.



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