Town Manager

  • Locations: News Published

    In conversation with new Town Manager Lauren Gister

    On Jan. 17, Carbondale will welcome Lauren Gister as the next town manager. Gister currently resides in Chester, Connecticut, where she is serving her fourth term as first selectwoman.

    Editor’s note: This interview has been edited for length and clarity.

    Sopris Sun: Congratulations!

    Lauren Gister: Thank you. I’m so excited… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Town's future coming into focus

    UPDATE: Carbondale trustees unanimously voted to offer employment as the Town’s next manager to Lauren Gister. She is currently the first selectwoman/mayor of the town of Chester, Connecticut. Mayor Dan Richardson clarified that, as first selectwoman/mayor, Gister serves as a combination of mayor/manager for Chester, a town not unlike… read more →