City of Brentwood hires new staff engineer

The Brentwood City Commission meets at Brentwood City Hall at 5211 Maryland Way, Brentwood. 
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The Brentwood City Commission meets at Brentwood City Hall at 5211 Maryland Way, Brentwood. Wendy Sturges/Community Impact Newspaper

The Brentwood City Commission meets at Brentwood City Hall at 5211 Maryland Way, Brentwood. Wendy Sturges/Community Impact Newspaper

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Lori Lange was hired as a staff engineer in November. (Courtesy city of Brentwood)
The city of Brentwood has hired Lori Lange to serve as its newest city engineer, according to a Nov. 25 announcement from the city.

Lange previously worked as the construction director of the Tennessee Department of Transportation and has worked with city staff in the past on projects, such as Smith Park and the widening of Concord Road.


“Over the years, Lori has worked with the city of Brentwood staff on various projects in her previous roles,” City Manager Kirk Bednar said in a statement. “She is an excellent engineer who puts attention to detail in every project. We expect that Lori will be an asset to our engineering team and the city for years to come.”

Lange will join city engineers Darek Baskin and Steve Foster; Foster is set to retire in January after 24 years with the city, according to the announcement.
By Wendy Sturges
A Houston native and graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Wendy Sturges has worked as a community journalist covering local government, health care, business and development since 2011. She has worked with Community Impact since 2015 as a reporter and editor and moved to Tennessee in 2019.


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