Tag Archives | Councilman Rick Wood


Mammoth public says keep the police and Whitmore pool

Unsure what to say over the past many months of secret negotiations, the people of Mammoth Lakes found their voice at Wednesday night’s meeting. Citizens stood up and clearly spoke out against the cuts of Whitmore Park and Pool and cuts of Mammoth Police Officers. Some also objected to more rentals of single family homes. […]

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Mammoth Town Council: trails, Measure R and snow plows

At their meeting Wednesday night, members of the Mammoth Town Council unanimously moved ahead with some major plans for recreation and trails in and around the town. First, they approved the long worked on Parks and Recreation Master Plan.  Councilman Rick Wood commented that he was heavily involved in recreation planning in the 90s.  Wood […]

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Mammoth Town Council views on affordable housing

37% of the workforce commutes to Mammoth Lakes. 170 more housing units are needed, according to a new housing needs assessment.  Some Mammoth Town Council members expressed their views on affordable housing.  One official called housing “an extra”,  not a necessity. All of this came up at the last Mammoth Town Council meeting when Mammoth […]

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