Part 1: Mayor Battle Talks About Changes in City Government

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle was our guest for the July 27 edition of Leadership Perspectives.

In this segment, Mayor Battle talks about several changes in city government, including the retirement of Rex Reynolds, current city administrator.

"[Reynolds is] one of those poeple everyone in the city talks about," Mayor Battle said.  "He's a good person, he looks at the issues."

Reynolds plans to retire January 1, 2014 and Col. John Hamilton will step into Reynolds' role.  Col. Hamilton recently retired from the military, last serving as Garrison Commander of Redstone Arsenal.

In this segment, Mayor Battle also talks about Huntsville's high-tech capacity and its educated work force.