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Town Council makes no change

After meeting for more than two hours in closed session on Friday, the Mammoth Town Council came out with nothing to report. Their agenda said that they would consider the discipline/dismisal/or release of a public employee and consider appointment of a Town Manager. They apparently did neither. The off-the-record reports from reliable sources said the […]

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Town Manager on the rocks?

The Town of Mammoth Lakes has a history of come and go town managers. Usually reliable sources say it’s about to happen again. The public view of potential change depends on a citizen’s take on town government operations. Sources say the Town Council is considering ending their contract with Town Manager Marianna Marysheva-Martinez and hiring […]

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Q&A on Mammoth departures

– Press release from Town of Mammoth Lakes Town Manager Marianna Marysheva-Martinez: TWO VALUABLE EMPLOYEES LEAVE THE TOWN OF MAMMOTH LAKES; THE TOWN IS DEVELOPING A TRANSITION PLAN: Mammoth Lakes, California, July 5, 2013 – The Town announced today that Ray Jarvis, the Public Works & Transportation Director, and Johnny Goetz, the Assistant Building Official, […]

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Goetz leaves Town of Mammoth

An employee of the Town of Mammoth Lakes who remained publicly positive through the painful, devastating job losses, restructuring and debt resolution has now decided to leave his job. Johnny Goetz, Assistant Building Official and head of the employees association since 2006, will go to Truckee with his family. Goetz was characteristically upbeat yet clearly […]

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Citizens talk cuts, services and new taxes

When the Mammoth Town Council met last Thursday night, none of the private anger, threats of re-call or blistering condemnations about government cuts made it to the public forum. The atmosphere was civil and for several hours, citizens did stand up to support specific services. Some strongly stood up for new taxes to help pay […]

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