Paducah, KY – Paducah Mayor Bill Paxton says there has been no city manager offer to applicant Jeff Pederson. This comes in light of reports he did receive the offer from Pederson's local paper The Grand Island Independent. Paxton says they are still in negotiating. He expects an announcement late this afternoon or tomorrow. Pederson has been city manager in Grand Island, Nebraska for three years. His contract is up at the end of this year.