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Atherton city manager gets compensation boost, sort of

Original post made on May 16, 2013

With one council member calling the change "outrageous," the Atherton City Council last night (May 15) approved a compensation increase, that by some calculations is a decrease, for City Manager George Rodericks.

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on May 16, 2013 at 10:24 pm

There's no "sort of" here, since the $2,500 per month travel allowance was set to expire in June, when Rodericks was supposed to move to Atherton. He chose not to. His choice, but he shouldn't get a windfall for it. A terrible decision, I must say. Widmer is right. Who gets that kind of raise after six months on the job in a financially strapped town?