The agency’s interim director, Jennifer Herriott, has said she does not see herself as a permanent replacement at Metro Health.
City Manager Erik Walsh officially named Colleen Bridger assistant city manager Tuesday after she served as interim for more than four months.
The penalty for smoking, vaping, or chewing tobacco in San Antonio’s parks and plazas will be a $200 ticket starting on June 1.
City Manager Erik Walsh said Collen Bridger was a “hugely capable executive” as Metro Health’s leader and seemed a natural fit as interim assistant city manager.
Bexar County health outcomes are heavily impacted by social and economic factors, including severe housing problems and the number of children living in poverty.
Maria Villagómez takes over as deputy city manager, the position Erik Walsh left to become city manager. Both had been finalists for the top job.