Published: Jan 14, 2011 12:11 AM EST
Updated: Jan 13, 2011 9:14 PM EST

CAPE CORAL- Cape Coral Public Works Director Chuck Pavlos has submitted his resignation effective immediately. Pavlos has been the director of the department since August 1997.

City Manager Gary King has named Transportation Manager Steve Neff as the interim Public Works Director. Neff has worked for the City of Cape Coral since December 1984 and is a licensed, professional engineer.

King has no timetable in place to fill the position on a permanent basis. He will be assessing and evaluating the current operations and functions of Public Works to determine the future direction of the department.