Newly-hired Chillicothe City Administrator Darin Chappell, left, visits with Street Superintendent Barry Arthur, right, during a visit Tuesday afternoon at the street department.

Newly-hired Chillicothe City Administrator Darin Chappell, left, visits with Street Superintendent Barry Arthur, right, during a visit Tuesday afternoon at the street department. Yesterday was Chappell’s first day on the job. In addition to the street department, where he also talked with street department employees, Chappell visited other places in town and became acquainted with City Hall staff. Throughout this week, the new administrator planned to visit all city departments and become acquainted with department managers. Chappell most recently was employed as city administrator in Bolivar, Mo. He was officially offered the position as Chillicothe city administrator July 31.