Cathedral City Mayor Gregory Pettis passed away Tuesday at the age of 63. He was the city’s longest-serving city council member and a beloved member of the Coachella Valley community.
The City of Tracy, with a population of over 90,000 residents, is a community where families are started and residents are both proud of their past and excited about their future. The City is now seeking a City Manager. A highly qualified, enthusiastic candidate is sought. The City Seeks a City Manager who will be committed to the community and to quality, responsive service for Tracy’s diverse citizenry and will encourage greater community engagement. Candidates who roll up their sleeves and lead by example will be valued. Candidates should possess a strong background in financial and economic development issues. Any combination of education and experience that has provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for a City Manager is qualifying. A typical way of obtaining the required qualifications is to possess the equivalent of eight (8) years of directly related experience at an administrative, management, or staff level in municipal government, with at least five (5) years as a manager or supervisor, and a Bachelor’s degree in public administration, business administration, public finance, or a related field; a Master’s degree and experience as an Assistant City Manager and/or City Manager is highly desirable. The salary range for the City Manager is competitive and dependent upon qualifications. The annual salary for the former City Manager was $225,500. If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please apply online at www.bobmurrayassoc.com. Contact Joel Bryden at (916) 784-9080 should you have any questions. Filing deadline January 19, 2018.
Last month, Minneapolis became the first city in the nation to ban single-family zoning.