Ellensburg city manager stepping down in January

Ellensburg city manager stepping down in January »Play Video
ELLENSBURG, Wash. -- After thirteen years on the job, Ellensburg's City Manager is saying goodbye.

Ted Barkley will step down at the end of January. He accepted a new city manager position in Belgrade, Montana.

Ellensburg will begin the search for a new manager after Barkley's new contract is finalized. The search will likely include opportunity for public comment. The process could last through March.