Pataskala accepted resumes for interim city administrator through Dec. 6.
City Council President Dan Hayes said the city received 15 applications by Dec. 2. A list of applicants will be printed in the Dec. 15 edition of ThisWeek in Licking County News.
Hayes said City Council is expected to talk about the hiring process Dec. 16.
He said Benjamin King, the city's service director, will fill the position until someone is hired.
City Council recently declined to renew Timothy Boland's contract. Boland will leave the city Dec. 31 and is expected to become city manager of Steubenville on Jan. 6.
-- Lori Wince