Haak Announces Plan to Replace Harold Boldt


Mayoral candidate for Texarkana, Ark., David Haak announced today a plan for the city to select a Human Resource Consultant to start a search for a new city manger.

The timeline as provided by David Haak follows.

  • October 10, 2014: Announcement of the David Haak plan.
  • October 20, 2014: Request that City Board select a Human Resource Consultant.
  • January 5, 2015 Human Resource Consultant submits the applicants list.
  • Estimated time for the Board to make a selection: 3 weeks.
  • Estimated time for contract negotiations: one week.
  • Estimated time for new manger to relocate to Texarkana: 4 weeks.
  • Monday March 2, 2015, new city manger on the job.
  • Monday March 9, 2015 New City manger is present at the regularly scheduled board meeting. Harold Boldt retires.

Haak displayed a copy of the proposal signed by Harold Boldt who could not be present due to a family emergency.

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