BOUNTIFUL ā€” City native Gary Hill assumed the role of city manager on Feb. 4.

ā€œIā€™m honored to be able to work for a city that is so highly thought of, not only by its citizens, but by others outside of Bountiful as well,ā€ Hill said.

Hill most recently was city manager at West Point and started his public administration career in Park City as the budget manager. He has earned degrees at Weber State University and the University of Utah.

"I know Gary will be an asset to both our city and its employees," said Bountiful Mayor Joe Johnson. "We at Bountiful City are excited to have Gary come on board."