gary yando

birdie

What will be the requirements for this open position and for how long will it last? How do you become a participant in the process?

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Can someone fill me in with why we need a coordinator to (as I understand it) check on homeless people in Shelton. What is his/her job description. There are currently a number of employees who could fit this task within their current duties. If you look around there are many properties t…

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Hopefully getting funds to do some roadwork, sewer/water work and etc. Hopefully this will not be loan monies because the citizens of Shelton need relief from the possible increase of water and sewer rates to cover loan costs. I would like to suggest as part of the road work that the City w…

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Well we have a new city manager. Really hope that he sticks around. Do you realize that there has been two nationwide searches for a person to fill this position? From what I have been told each search cost in the area of $35,000. Where did the new city manager come from? I believe the …

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To bad that a piece of prime commercial property in downtown Shelton is being taken away. Over the years there has been a considerable amount of time and money used by the City of Shelton, Economic Development and Chamber of Commerce and yes Mason County to put plans and studies together tr…

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I to am concerned with Olsen Furniture being used for something other than a commercial building. In the paper, on the radio we hear that local groups are working and spending tax payer dollars to bring in new business to the down town area. Now we are going to loose a prime commercial ar…

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Just wanted to point out that I think a considerable amount of thought and caution needs to be taken before any lights are removed from Cota and 1st. Has a complete traffic study been done to back this move up? When the lights were taken out at 4th and Railroad it became extremely difficu…

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$23,000 of your tax dollars being spent for a consultant from Georgia to look for a new city manager. I believe when the city commissioners did this for the previous Public Works Director they hired a consultant for somewhere around $35,000 and ended up hiring a person from Tacoma. I have …

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What am I missing? From what I understand both Gary and Kathy have admitted that they did things that were not in compliance with the public disclosure act. Then we have a city finance director retire and then come out and say there are big issues within the city of Shelton. We have an ex…

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It is important to recognize that in the words of Ms. Von Neudegg that "City Hall is broken". What does that man? The only way to find out is to have an investigation whereby a determination can be made. If there are issues they need to be taken care of so workers can function i…