After nearly 10 years of serving Aberdeen as city manager, Doug Miller will take over the top spot in the Ocean City government Monday, when he begins working as the resort's city manager.
It's a big jump in responsibility for Miller in terms of the number of employees he's in charge of and the size of the budget he will manage.
"Being a city manager in Ocean City is a big deal," Fred Simmons, who was Aberdeen's mayor from 2005 to 2007, said. "I'm happy for him and his wife."
Simmons, who owns a State Farm insurance agency in Aberdeen, hired Miller.
Simmons said he was "impressed" with how Miller was running things in La Plata,...