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Assistant City Manager Troy Riggs Accepted Indianapolis Job

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

Assistant City Manager Troy Riggs' last day with the City of Corpus Christi will be Friday, Sept. 28, as he has confirmed acceptance of a job in Indianapolis.

Riggs, who served as Chief of Police from 2009-2011, before being promoted to Assistant City Manager of Safety, Health and Neighborhoods, notified City Manager Ron Olson Monday morning that he will be leaving for the new job.

He will now be the Director of Public Safety in Indianapolis.

In a press release from the City of Corpus Christi, City Manager Ron Olson said, "Troy is more than an asset; he is a tremendous public servant. Troy took on a large challenge at the police department and as an Assistant City Manager, and he has magnified the scope of the positions responsibilities and raised the bar in the management of projects. Troy has such an upbeat personality, we are all going to miss him, but I wish him the very best in his future endeavors."

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