Farmington Hills names assistant city manager

The Detroit News

The city has promoted its director of public services to assistant city manager.

Gary Mekjian began his new duties Tuesday, the city said in a news release. Mejkian has worked for Farmington Hills since November 2010.

Before that, he was director of public works and engineering for the city of Southfield for four years.

He previously was director of public service and engineering for the city of Lincoln Park and director of engineering for West Bloomfield Township.