Downtown Manager Latoya Cutts Resigns
The City Manager announced today that the Downtown Manager Latoya Cutts has submitted a letter of resignation to pursue a Master’s degree in Real Estate Development from the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech). The effective date of her resignation is January 26th.
Ms. Cutts stated, “It has been an honor to serve in this capacity over the past two years. I’m extremely proud of the accomplishments that we’ve been able to make in our efforts to revitalize downtown and bring new economic development to the City of Albany. The tireless work and efforts that have gone into projects like the Microbrewery, the Flats at 249 Residential development, the Albany Museum of Art and Front Street Market Restaurant/Retail & Office space development has provided invaluable experience. In addition to the larger projects, it has been rewarding to be a part of making memorable events such as the Broad Avenue Bridge Opening Ceremony, the Municipal Auditorium Centennial Celebration, Summer Series of Movies in the Park, Paint the Town Pink Lunches on the Plaza, the inaugural Diner en Blanc and the notable Lalah Hathaway Concert.” She has served as the Albany-Dougherty Inner City Authority (ADICA) and Downtown Development Authority (DDA) Executive Director. In her tenure there have been a number of initiatives, events and plans that have been implemented to keep the momentum of the downtown revitalization efforts alive.
Ms. Subadan, City Manager says, “Latoya has been a vital part of the downtown revitalization efforts and her passion and vision for downtown redevelopment has been an incredible asset to our Community. This is a bittersweet moment for us, but I know that she will be successful in her future endeavors. I am grateful that we have been blessed to be a part of Latoya’s journey.”
For more information, please contact Monique Broughton Knight, Public Information Officer at 229.733.2225.