Shell Hired as Public Works Director in Ridgefield
City Manager Steve Stuart announced the hiring of Tim Shell as the new Public Works Director for the City of Ridgefield. Tim will join the City beginning Wednesday, October 1. “We are thrilled Tim is joining the City’s team,” says Mr. Stuart. “His public and private sector experience in public works and managing high profile projects will be a true asset with all of the large development projects underway here in Ridgefield.”
Tim has extensive experience in public works infrastructure, project management and engineering. He has been actively involved in the American Public Works Association for twenty years; the American Council of Engineering Companies as a Board member for ten years and has thirty years’ experience in the civil engineering profession. As Public Works Director Tim will assume full management responsibility for all Public Works Department services and activities and will work closely with the Community and Economic Development Department to provide design guidelines, requirements and oversight for the development and installation of all capital and development projects.
Tim is a long time Ridgefield resident who has been active in the community through the Board of Trustees for the Ridgefield Public Schools Foundation. He is “highly interested in assisting Ridgefield in meeting its vision as a vibrant, economically sustainable community.”