FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
City Manager’s Contract
The Rockwall City Council approved a motion to prepare a resolution terminating City Manager Julie Couch’s employment contract. The resolution will be considered at its next meeting.
Mayor David Sweet, Mayor Pro Tem Mark Russo and Council Members Cliff Sevier, Michelle Smith and David White voted in favor of the motion. Council Members Margo Nielsen and Bennie Daniels opposed the motion.
Mrs. Couch began her career with the City of Rockwall as an Administrative Assistant 32 years ago on Jan. 29, 1979. She was appointed City Manager in 1993 following the resignation of Bill Eisen.
Council members appointed Assistant City Manager Rick Crowley as interim City Manager. Mr. Crowley was hired by the city in April of 1984 as Administrative Assistant.