ALPINE -- The city of Alpine has appointed a new city manager.
Eric Zimmer accepted the position on Tuesday.
He's worked in several states in the tele-communications business, and has worked with engineers and city governments throughout his career.
Zimmer grew up in alpine but moved away in the late 80's.
He's been back since June this year.
He says "I came back to Alpine because i want to live here and raise my kids here and i found a job that matched my skill set. I want to do whatever i can to help this city."
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