Saturday, December 10th, 2016

Because they’re hoping you miss it. Mayor Larry Nelson is making me miss Jim Payne. Nelson’s city budget increase the city tax levy 5.68%. (ht: Spring City) We’ll see how much of this budget is Larry’s and how much of it is the acting City Administrator’s. And what justification they can possibly have for shaking […]

Because they’re hoping you miss it. Mayor Larry Nelson is making me miss Jim Payne. Nelson’s city budget increase the city tax levy 5.68%. (ht: Spring City) We’ll see how much of this budget is Larry’s and how much of it is the acting City Administrator’s. And what justification they can possibly have for shaking […]

I had an interesting conversation with Mayor Larry Nelson Saturday Night as he packed for his trip to see Robert Redford. He disagreed strongly with this column I wrote regarding the hiring of the City Administrator. I want to be fair and explain his point of view as best I can: 1. The city administrator […]

I had an interesting conversation with Mayor Larry Nelson Saturday Night as he packed for his trip to see Robert Redford. He disagreed strongly with this column I wrote regarding the hiring of the City Administrator. I want to be fair and explain his point of view as best I can: 1. The city administrator […]

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is reporting Waukesha City Administrator Jim Payne has accepted a position with the Rio Rancho city government. City Administrator Jim Payne has accepted an offer to become city manager of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, a community of 80,000 adjacent to Albuquerque. Payne, 59, has worked for the city for nearly eight […]

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is reporting Waukesha City Administrator Jim Payne has accepted a position with the Rio Rancho city government. City Administrator Jim Payne has accepted an offer to become city manager of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, a community of 80,000 adjacent to Albuquerque. Payne, 59, has worked for the city for nearly eight […]

I think I may have screwed up in reverse. From the Rio Rancho Observer: The Rio Rancho City Council is likely to vote on a new city manager at its next meeting April 25, and the appointee will probably be Arlington, Texas Deputy City Manager Ron Olson. Mayor Kevin Jackson said he expected to reach […]

I think I may have screwed up in reverse. From the Rio Rancho Observer: The Rio Rancho City Council is likely to vote on a new city manager at its next meeting April 25, and the appointee will probably be Arlington, Texas Deputy City Manager Ron Olson. Mayor Kevin Jackson said he expected to reach […]

The Waukesha Freeman is reporting our Galactic Overlord, I mean City Administrator, Jim Payne is a finalist for a new job in Rio Rancho, New Mexico. Not that we would want to encourage him to leave (although we’ll help him pack if needed), but I thought Payne would like to learn a few things about […]

The Waukesha Freeman is reporting our Galactic Overlord, I mean City Administrator, Jim Payne is a finalist for a new job in Rio Rancho, New Mexico. Not that we would want to encourage him to leave (although we’ll help him pack if needed), but I thought Payne would like to learn a few things about […]