Sweetwater Authority Hires New General Manager After Monthlong Vacancy

Sweetwater Authority has selected its new general manager to manage the water agency responsible for about 200,000 customers in the South Bay.

Following a months-long vacancy, Carlos Quintero started his role on Sept. 27 following the Sweetwater governing board’s approval last month of a three-year employment contract with him. He has worked in the water industry for the past 24 years.