HERCULES -- The City Council will hold a special meeting Tuesday to discuss the recently announced resignation of City Manager Steve Duran, who is taking the same position in Antioch.

The council also will discuss the possibility of hiring an interim replacement and a plan of action for recruiting a new city manager.

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. with a closed session, followed by an open session, in the Hercules City Council chamber, 111 Civic Drive.

Antioch Mayor Wade Harper announced Monday that the city has hired Duran.

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