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Pay hike for Atherton city manager

Original post made on Jul 26, 2019

Atherton City Council members voted on July 17 to award City Manager George Rodericks a pay increase of about 7%, bringing his total annual base salary to $233,196.

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Posted by Citizen
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Jul 26, 2019 at 1:23 pm

Congrats on your new raise. When first hired you promised to live in Atherton. You made many promises, the current economy has saved you. Extra parcel tax lost, and finally the civilc center will be built. I’m so glad to see that your police department will have a real building, then trailers....

The best decision you made was the pick of your new police chief. But I credit the headhunter.

Many people see through your smoke and mirrors... You’re not fooling anyone, except the town council members.


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Posted by Peter Carpenter
a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Jul 27, 2019 at 9:37 am

Peter Carpenter is a registered user.

Menlo Park $67 million general fund budget and 270 employees
City Manager $245K

East Palo Alto $40 million general fund budget and 118 employees
City Manager $210K

Atherton general fund $15 million and 39 employees
City Manager $233K


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Posted by Ok
a resident of Atherton: other
on Aug 1, 2019 at 10:54 pm

Atherton has had some really bad city managers. The one great one we had, John Danielson, did not last too long, unfortunately. This fellow has done a competent job. The salary is within range. I’m guessing some of the police actually make more.


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