Hazard has a new city manager.
Sam Stacy, formerly the assistant city manager and fire chief before that, was promoted Monday night.
He takes over for Carlos Combs. Stacy said in his new position one of his main concerns is the water outages during the winter in Perry County. Stacy said there is still a lot of work to do after the outages.
Stacy said there are leaks in pipes that need to be repaired.
Combs still works for the city, he moved to part-time to spend more time with family.