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County government can’t cut its own
Friday Jan 27 2012
This is the problem with government at all levels. They just don’t have it in them to cut pay for their brethren — “Placer County provides new salary figures,” (Journal, Ja ...
Petition aims to cap salary of city management
Thursday Oct 06 2011
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 ...
Another View: Time to review ‘slush funds’ and supervisor pay
Tuesday Sep 27 2011
The issue of the legality and appropriateness of the use of taxpayer funds to support community non-profit events by local public officials has been an ongoing discussion for the p ...
Subject educators to fiscal scrutiny
Thursday Jul 14 2011
Per California Department of Education, we spend an average of $8,853 per year per student. The average teacher, same website, makes $67,932 per year. If you have 20 students per c ...
Stratospheric salaries wrong
Friday Dec 17 2010
Our new Rocklin City Manager’s (population 56,000) salary is $198,000 (Journal, Dec. 10). Our governor’s (population 37 million) salary is around $180,000. The highest-paid g ...
City OKs $227,000 manager contract
Wednesday Dec 15 2010
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 ...
Committee to review superintendent’s pay
Friday Dec 10 2010
A new committee is planning to research and review the Placer County superintendent of school’s pay, and could help make decisions about any potential future raises. Thursday ni ...
Our View: Now is no time for a pay raise
Friday Dec 10 2010
It’s the holidays and what better gift to give to your elected county schools superintendent than a pay raise to an already hefty salary? Thursday night the Placer County Office ...
Discussion could lead to increase in superintendent’s pay
Wednesday Dec 08 2010
The Placer County Board of Education will discuss raising the superintendent’s pay Thursday night, and some Auburn residents have strong concerns. Superintendent Gayle Garbolin ...
Urrutia receives $159,452 in unused vacation, sick leave
Wednesday Sep 15 2010
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 ...
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