The Big Spring Herald is reporting that Big Spring City Manager Gary Fuqua will retire at the end of 2013.
Fuqua has worked for the City of Big Spring for 38 years.
Fuqua has also recently overseen the development of several long-term projects in Big Spring.
Assistant city manager Todd Darden will replace Fuqua as Big Spring's city manager next year.
Big Spring Police Chief Lonnie Smith will also retire from his post on March 30th.