Riverside Mayor Rusty Bailey is protecting Riverside taxpayers by requesting that a Superior Court Judge uphold his veto of the excessive contract extension given to City Manager John Russo last month.
The Press-Enterprise | March 12, 2018 – Riverside Mayor Rusty Bailey is suing the city he leads, saying the nearly unprecedented step was needed to prevent “calamity” if his veto of City Manager John Russo’s new employment contract is ignored. The city attorney and a majority […]
The Press-Enterprise | February 13, 2018 – The first Riverside City Council meeting since Mayor Rusty Bailey attempted to veto a new contract for City Manager John Russo was dominated by debate over the topic Tuesday, Feb. 13, even though it wasn’t directly on the […]
The Press-Enterprise | February 8, 2018 – Riverside City Manager John Russo’s new seven-year contract with yearly 3 percent raises and a $675,000 home loan went into effect Wednesday, Feb. 6 — but Mayor Rusty Bailey said he may sue to stop the deal. Bailey […]