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Bureaucrat Beat: Triple M, chain pulling and news flash

“From city halls to county courthouses, from the State house to the White House – bureaucrats control our lives.  Public servants who often try to become our masters.  People whose salaries we pay, but what goods and services do we get?  On Sierra Wave’s Bureaucrat Beat, we’ll report what they’re up to.” So, what ever […]

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New Town Manager steps into challenges

In the Town of Mammoth Lakes, government moves on. When the Town Council meets Wednesday night, they will introduce their new Interim Town Manager Dan Holler, who comes to work for Mammoth after mostly undisclosed differences with his former City, Grass Valley. Holler worked as Grass Valley City Administrator for more than five years, which […]

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Mayor responds to questions on manager

In the wake of surprise news that the Town Manager is out and someone else will lead Town government organization, Sierra Wave Media talked to Mammoth Mayor Rick Wood. Mayor Wood said that the Town Council “is at a turning point.” He said in moving forward the question always is “who does the Town Council […]

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Town Manager on the rocks?

The Town of Mammoth Lakes has a history of come and go town managers. Usually reliable sources say it’s about to happen again. The public view of potential change depends on a citizen’s take on town government operations. Sources say the Town Council is considering ending their contract with Town Manager Marianna Marysheva-Martinez and hiring […]

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Ray Jarvis

Q&A on Mammoth departures

- Press release from Town of Mammoth Lakes Town Manager Marianna Marysheva-Martinez: TWO VALUABLE EMPLOYEES LEAVE THE TOWN OF MAMMOTH LAKES; THE TOWN IS DEVELOPING A TRANSITION PLAN: Mammoth Lakes, California, July 5, 2013 – The Town announced today that Ray Jarvis, the Public Works & Transportation Director, and Johnny Goetz, the Assistant Building Official, […]

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Town of Mammoth Lakes Update

 - Press release from the Town of Mammoth Lakes Town Manager Marianna Marysheva-Martinez’s Update: May 16, 2013: To the Town Council, Town staff, media and Mammoth Lakes residents and businesses: Below are highlights of noteworthy items from the past two weeks. Town Council: During the 5:00pm portion of the meeting, discussion of the Fiscal Year 2013-14 baseline budget continued. […]

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Marysheva-Martinez responds to employee morale issues

Three more critical employees have left their jobs with Town of Mammoth Lakes government, morale has sunk and some say they fear the new Town Manager and her style. Marianna Marysheva-Martinez has sent workers two memos that speak to some of their fears. The Town Council voted to appoint Marysheva-Martinez to the spot of Town […]

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Town Council passes restructuring, puts onus on police

For two months, they had talked about elimination of seven police officers, but last night three Mammoth Town Councilmen said they really meant a cut in the police budget – a $1.1 million cut. After more than three hours of talk Wednesday night, the Mammoth Lakes Town Council did approve their government restructuring plan which […]

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Town of Mammoth and MLLA: mediation talks continue

“A chance for settlement.” That’s what Mammoth’s Assistant Town Manager said about mediation talks between the Town and Mammoth Lakes Land acquisition. Marianna Marysheva-Martinez said the court-ordered mediation talks Monday and Tuesday will now continue into Thursday (today). She called this a positive development. The details and nature of talks remain confidential. At stake – […]

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Marysheva-Martinez will stay in Mammoth Lakes

Last week news surfaced that Mammoth’s Assistant Town Manager Marianna Marysheva-Martinez had applied for the City Manager job in Yakima, Washington.  This week, she withdrew that application and signed an additional year’s contract with the Town of Mammoth Lakes. A press release issued by the Town says Martinez has “demonstrated her abilities and capacities to […]

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Marysheva-Martinez applies for city manager job in Yakima

Marianna Marysheva-Martinez works for the Town of Mammoth Lakes under a contract.  As she says, her duties are limited in nature.  Once the issues are done, she said, the Town shouldn’t need her.  That’s why she has applied for a job in Yakima, Washington. Sierra Wave website commenters revealed an article from the Yakima Herald-Republic […]

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