Craig Robinson

Are recruitment costs worth it?

Roseville has gone through two interim fire chiefs since former Chief Ken Wagner took an early retirement incentive in November 2010 and a permanent chief has now been hired &mdash ...

Our View: Grand jury swings, misses with city manager pay probe

If there’s one thing residents have been vocal about during the recession, it’s that state, county and local governments must rein in pay for public employees — especially to ...

Kerridge's contract will save Roseville $65,000 a year

The contract for Roseville’s new top administrator will save the city $65,000 a year and empower the city council in the possible event of termination. The contract changes foll ...

Kerridge ready to take the helm as Roseville's new city manager

Roseville’s new City Manager Ray Kerridge plans to “do nothing” during his first couple months in office. By “nothing,” Kerridge actually means he’s going to focus on ...

City council selects Ray Kerridge as new city manager

Roseville has a new city manager and his name may sound familiar: Ray Kerridge. “The characteristics we were looking for was someone with vision, someone with leadership, someon ...

Q&A with Mayor Garbolino

It’s no secret that 2009 was a big year for Roseville.Budget woes led to mid-year layoffs and axing “extras” throughout the city, former City Manager Craig Robinson was dismi ...

Trend of buying out contracts is just too costly

The Press Tribune headline in last week’s edition screamed, “Buyouts pay execs to leave.” The accompanying article by reporter Gus Thomson detailed how local elected officia ...

Roseville City Manager dismissed

After a month of speculation, the Roseville City Council decided to dismiss City Manager Craig Robinson. City Attorney Brita Bayless announced the results of the closed session me ...

Citizens need to know why

The citizens of Roseville deserve to know why the city council asked our city manager to step down. The city council was elected by us to represent us and for that reason alone we ...

Details in Robinson dismissal expected at tonight’s meeting

Is tonight the night? The Roseville City Council meets today with the expectation of releasing more details as to the settlement of City Manager Craig Robinson and his final sev ...

What would you do with $273,000?

For some people $273,000 is akin to winning the lottery. But for Roseville City Manager Craig Robinson that is the money he takes home each year, not including other city perks ...

Council claims poor communication led to Robinson's departure

Roseville residents may learn more about the fate of City Manager Craig Robinson Wednesday as council members are hopeful they will reach a settlement. A closed session meeting o ...

City is wasting our money

Just like our wizards in D.C., the Roseville City Council has figured out a way to spend other people’s money. The severance package for city manager Craig Robinson is absur ...

Citizens upset with city council’s delay

I was appalled after reading about Craig Robinson our Roseville city manager being on paid administrative leave. We, the citizens of Roseville, demand that the city council clarif ...

Council too quiet about city manager’s fate

Time flies. It’s been about three weeks since the Roseville City Council placed its city manager, Craig Robinson, on paid administrative leave. For those council members, I ...