city manager

Petition aims to cap salary of city management

Friends of Roseville is circulating an initiative aimed at reducing the pay of top city management. The initiative calls for a salary cap on management/confidential and Roseville ...

City OKs $227,000 manager contract

At outgoing City Manager Carlos Urrutia’s last meeting Tuesday, the Rocklin City Council unanimously approved the four-year employment contract for his replacement. “We had a ...

City pay brews anger

City officials find themselves on the hot seat after questionable financial practices have led to controversy. Populist rage has been brewing over six-digit pensions, double dipp ...

Urrutia receives $159,452 in unused vacation, sick leave

Outgoing Rocklin City Manager Carlos Urrutia got a big payout last year. As the highest paid employee, his gross salary was $385,691, according to city documents. While his bas ...

Please clarify these 2 issues

Issue No. 1: Could or would someone help me to understand what changes (for the better) in the environmental impact report from the mid-’90s have occurred? The only changes have ...

Kerridge's contract will save Roseville $65,000 a year

The contract for Roseville’s new top administrator will save the city $65,000 a year and empower the city council in the possible event of termination. The contract changes foll ...

City council selects Ray Kerridge as new city manager

Roseville has a new city manager and his name may sound familiar: Ray Kerridge. “The characteristics we were looking for was someone with vision, someone with leadership, someon ...

Pay scheme is ‘scandalous’

Fiscal conservatism, a core Republican value, has been trampled by the Rocklin City Council in its outrageous support of the city manager pay scheme (Journal, April 1). This is a ...

‘OC’ should hire a real manager

Maybe the (Rocklin) City Council should try posting job openings for the retiring positions. I think they might be pleasantly surprised with applications from talented, out-of-wor ...

Buyouts pay executives in Placer County to leave

Gold-plated giveaway of taxpayer dollars? Or fair compensation for an early departure from a high-level and high-risk post that hinges on the whims of a politically sensitive boa ...

No cheap solution for clock tower

Some folks are fuming, some say it should be fixed, but there’s no cheap solution to get the Auburn clock tower chiming correctly. The time is correct but an error in the clock ...