BEACON – The City of Beacon’s new city administrator started on the job on Monday.
Anthony Ruggiero was previously city manager in Peekskill. He replaces acting Beacon Administrator Timothy Dexter, the city’s building inspector, who will revert to that position.
The term of his new job, as per an employment letter of agreement with Beacon, will run for 3 ½ years beginning May 4 and ending on December 31, 2018.
Ruggiero worked in Peekskill for over 13 years – 12 years in the planning department and 18 months as city manager. He will earn $125,000 per year in Beacon.