After spending the past two decades as North Mankato’s Public Works Director, Brad Swanson is leaving his position for a job across the river.

Swanson has been named Deputy Public Works Director for the City of Mankato.

Brad Swanson.

“It’s been an honor and a privilege to serve the City of North Mankato and its residents. Just in so many different facets and capacity. I really appreciate working with all of the residents and all of my coworkers. We have a fantastic staff and they will certainly be missed.”

Swanson started his career in North Mankato as an Assistant Building Inspector and Street Supervisor before being promoted to Public Works Director in 2013.