On Tuesday, September 28, 2021, the Fremont City Council in a special closed session meeting, voted to accept the resignation of City Manager Mark Danaj. Upon submitting his resignation, Mr. Danaj commented: “It has been my honor to serve the City Council, employees, and residents of Fremont.” City Manager Mark Danaj’s last day with the City of Fremont will be Thursday, September 30, 2021.
“I’d like to thank Mark Danaj for his dedicated service to the Fremont community and leadership as our City Manager over the last three years, as well as during his previous years as Assistant City Manager,” stated Mayor Lily Mei. “Mark has led the City through several major milestones this past 18 months as we navigated through an unprecedented historical pandemic. Through its strong leadership team, Fremont is well positioned to move forward and maintain its track record of stability. I wish Mark all the best.”
Assistant City Manager Brian Stott has been appointed Acting City Manager until further notice.