Today, January 24th, the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce is inviting the community to welcome new City Manager Jarrett Atkinson.

The reception will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Centennial Bank, located at 6602 Quaker Ave.

Atkinson started his new position with the City of Lubbock on December 12, 2016. Prior to coming to Lubbock, Atkinson served as the City Manager of Amarillo for five years.

The reception is open to the public and there is no charge to attend.