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Rocklin names Horst new city manager

Citizens will get their first opportunity to see the details of Rick Horst’s employment contract with the city of Rocklin Thursday as its released to the public for the first tim ...

Rocklin appoints Ricky A. Horst as city manager

Rocklin Mayor Scott Yuill announced Monday the appointment of Ricky A. Horst as Rocklin's City Manager. He was selected from a field of over 70 applicants. Horst will be replacing ...

Mayor talks city salaries, pensions and cash outs

No issue is more top-of-mind in Rocklin (and elsewhere) today than government-employee compensation — salaries, pensions, and “cash outs.” Taxpayers are angry. And understand ...

City pay brews anger

City officials find themselves on the hot seat after questionable financial practices have led to controversy. Populist rage has been brewing over six-digit pensions, double dipp ...

Urrutia receives $159,452 in unused vacation, sick leave

Outgoing Rocklin City Manager Carlos Urrutia got a big payout last year. As the highest paid employee, his gross salary was $385,691, according to city documents. While his bas ...

City, citizens make wish list for new manager

Over the next few weeks, the city’s recruiter will be sifting through resumes for Carlos Urrutia’s replacement. Urrutia is retiring in December after 26 years as Rocklin’s ...

Market to set new city manager salary range

The firm recruiting Rocklin’s next city manager wouldn’t commit to a salary cap, but at a public forum Saturday morning, it agreed there should be limits. “I personally like ...

Rocklin seeks community input for new city manager

The Rocklin City Council is conducting the recruitment for a new city manager and has engaged the Rocklin-based consulting firm of Ralph Andersen & Associates to assist in the recr ...

Community input sought for city manager hiring

The search for a new Rocklin city manager continues. A survey open to residents is available at www.ralphandersen.com/CityManagerSur vey.html that allows public input on the p ...

Our View: It’s time for Rocklin residents to stand up

As Rocklin prepares to hire its next city manager, citizens need to stand up and let the council know what they want. For far too long the citizenry has blindly depended on the i ...