Ottenwess leaving Ishpeming

May 23, 2013

ISHPEMING, MI--   Ishpeming’s city manager is headed to greener pastures.  

Jered Ottenwess

Jered Ottenwess has accepted position of city manager in Traverse City, saying the Ishpeming City Council has accepted his resignation.  

Ottenwess moved from Grand Rapids to the Upper Peninsula three years ago.  He started as Ishpeming city manager in March of 2010. 

He says an employment agreement has been finalized with Traverse City, and he’ll likely start at the end of July.