A former television reporter and anchor has had preliminary talks with Buffalo’s mayor about becoming City Hall’s chief spokesman.
Mayor Byron W. Brown confirmed Monday that his administration has talked with Mylous Hairston about the possibility of replacing communications chief Peter K. Cutler, who left two weeks ago to pursue job opportunities in Albany.
Hairston stunned co-workers at WIVB-TV on Thursday when he abruptly ended a 20- year career at the station.Brown stressed that no final decisions have been made about filling the high-profile city job, nor would he speculate on when a final decision will be made. But he confirmed that his administration has talked to Hairston about working for the city.
Hairston, Brown talk about spokesman job