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City Hall awakens from an extended slumber today: •City Manager Bob Deis announced that he has hired a new deputy city manager: Mike Locke, president and CEO of the San Joaquin Partnership, a nonprofit economic development group that works to lure companies to San Joaquin County. In a statement, Deis said he wants someone in […]

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Manteca hire of former Stockton official causing dust up

According to a Manteca Bulletin story today, City Manager Steve Pinkerton has hired Don Smail, a retired Stockton redevelopment official who worked with Pinkerton when he was the city’s redevelopment director, to work on economic development activities on a contract basis. The hire has riled up some folks in the south county town.

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