Helena-West Helena Mayor Jay Hollowell has approved the request, made by Mr. Jack Ross Monday, December 17, 2018, to rescind his resignation as General Manager of the Water Department.

Ross had submitted his resignation effective Friday, December 21, 2018.

“Although plans for an interim management were made, I have decided to approve Mr. Ross’s request and have him continue in his current capacity as the General Manager,” wrote Mayor Hollowell.

An official City of Helena-West Helena memorandum of the Mayor’s decisionwas sent to the City Council, City Treasurer, City Attorney, City Department Heads, Mayor-Elect Kevin Smith and the Helena-West Helena World Wednesday, December 19, 2018.