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Tonight: Police contract talks on Atherton agenda

Original post made on May 14, 2013

A session to allow the public to comment on upcoming contract talks between the town and the police union, and potential changes in the city manager's contract, are on the agenda when the Atherton City Council meets on Wednesday, May 15.

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Posted by Peter Carpenter
a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on May 14, 2013 at 11:00 am

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Thank you to the Town Council and Town Manager for giving the citizens/taxpayers the opportunity to present their views on this issue before the police negotiations begin.

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Posted by Linkage
a resident of Atherton: other
on May 15, 2013 at 12:19 pm

what this is is the Lewis/Weist dominated city council (purchased by APOA funds) deciding to give Rodericks a raise (instead of a decrease) because Rodericks decided not to live in the Atherton city manager's house (which puts him on 24x7 call), but rather back in Marin (I think).

Why would Lewis and Weist do this for Rodericks? Why does a decrease in duties lead to a raise??

Because Rodericks is going to make the case to give the APOA monies they are not entitled to. It's the you scratch my back, I'll scratch yours, culture in government and in Atherton in particular that victimizes taxpayers so much.