Riverside City Council Fires City Manager, Weeks After Offering Him A Huge Pay Raise

Apr 18, 2018

Just weeks after proposing to make him the highest-paid city manager in California, Riverside City Manager John Russo has been fired by the Riverside City Council.
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The Riverside City Council last night narrowly voted to terminate City Manager John Russo, just weeks after the council heaped praise on Russo and went to battle against Mayor Rusty Bailey's effort to veto the council's pay raise for Russo.  More from KVCR's Ken Vincent