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September 22, 1992 | WILLSON CUMMER
The City Council has appointed James L. Armstrong to replace retiring City Manager William C. Winter. Armstrong, 39, will begin work Oct. 19. Armstrong is currently assistant city manager in Anaheim, a position he has held for two years. Councilman A. B. (Buck) Catlin said he thinks that the transition from one city manager to the other will be smooth. "Having come from a nearby Orange County city, (Armstrong) understands Orange County dynamics," Catlin said.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 22, 1992 | WILLSON CUMMER
The City Council has appointed James L. Armstrong to replace retiring City Manager William C. Winter. Armstrong, 39, will begin work Oct. 19. Armstrong is currently assistant city manager in Anaheim, a position he has held for two years. Councilman A. B. (Buck) Catlin said he thinks that the transition from one city manager to the other will be smooth. "Having come from a nearby Orange County city, (Armstrong) understands Orange County dynamics," Catlin said.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 6, 2000 | Young Chang, (714) 520-2506
Complications with City Hall's cable television system caused a glitch in the recording of Tuesday's council meeting. The city will broadcast the segments of the meeting that were recorded, City Manager James L. Armstrong said. The cable system, which broke down at 4:45 p.m., was repaired for the 7:30 p.m. portion of the meeting. It will be rebroadcast on Comcast Cable Channel 53 at 6 p.m. Wednesday and Sunday and at 5 p.m. on Monday.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 30, 1998 | MIMI KO CRUZ
With home prices, employment and retail sales on the rise, the city is experiencing "very positive" times, according to a recent status report. City Manager James L. Armstrong delivered the news this week at a special City Council meeting. He said the city is running smoothly and the budget is balanced; however, he cautioned that Fullerton's infrastructure will need repairs.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 28, 1993
David M. Morgan, the city's human resources director, will be promoted to assistant city manager Friday. City Manager James D. Ruth made the announcement during Tuesday's City Council meeting. Morgan will be paid $112,000 annually and will oversee the departments responsible for libraries, personnel, data processing, parks and recreation, Anaheim Stadium and Anaheim Convention Center. He replaces James L. Armstrong, who resigned in October to become Fullerton's city manager.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 28, 1995 | MIMI KO
Deputy City Treasurer Marlies Diamond has been appointed by the City Council to take over the job of city treasurer. Diamond will be responsible for handling city funds and making monthly reports on the funds. She also will continue to manage the water customer service department. The position pays $61,500 a year. In addition to Diamond's appointment, City Manager James L. Armstrong announced that his assistant, Chris Meyer, will head the newly created Administrative Services Department.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 6, 1997 | MIMI KO CRUZ
The City Council next week will tackle a proposed two-year budget that includes all city operation expenditures, fees and capital improvement funds. An overview of the proposal will be presented and public hearings regarding money allocated for the council, city manager, city clerk, administrative services, personnel and the airport will be held Monday at 3:30 p.m. At 7:30 p.m. the same day, the community services, library, Fire and Police Department budgets will be discussed.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 9, 1992 | WILLSON CUMMER
City employees trashed their boss's office Thursday in an unusual farewell celebration. City Manager William C. Winter's office was strewn with toilet paper in a secret raid planned by workers in the city clerk's office, according to one high-placed plotter. Workers in the Community Services Department and Winter's own office joined the caper, taking the innocent city manager to a retirement lunch while his office was festooned.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 30, 1993 | WILLSON CUMMER
Because of an expected crowd, the City Council has decided again to use a 500-seat theater for the second hearing Tuesday on the utility tax. The 3% tax, to be levied on water, electricity, telephone, gas and cable television bills, would raise an estimated $2.6 million for the city in fiscal year 1993-94. It would affect residential and commercial users. Low-income residents would be exempt. More than 700 people attended a June 15 hearing, the first of two required hearings.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 20, 1993 | WILLSON CUMMER
The City Council tonight will consider imposing a 3% tax on water, electricity, telephone, gas and cable television service that could raise an estimated $4.8 million annually. The utility tax is considered as one way to close the $4.2-million gap that is projected for the 1993-94 budget year, which begins July 1. The city's projected general fund budget is about $48 million.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 8, 1993 | WILLSON CUMMER
Residents on Tuesday can discuss a utility tax, increased fees or service cuts that may be needed to balance the city's budget. At a City Council workshop, City Manager James L. Armstrong and his staff will present different options to offset a projected $4.2-million deficit for fiscal 1993-94. Council members are seeking residents' input on what to do.
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