Del Mar interim city manager appointed

By Marlena Medford
Staff Writer

Mark Ochenduszko, the retired city manager for the city of Coronado, has been named the interim city manager for the city of Del Mar.

During its June 6 meeting, the Del Mar City Council unanimously decided to bring him onboard for a six-month agreement, which will pay him $15,000 per month without benefits. The agreement, which begins July 1, will be on a month-to-month basis, and may be renewed.

“(The Del Mar City Council has) a very ambitious agenda. I look forward to being a part of that, and helping you accomplish the things that are of interest to you,” Ochenduszko told council after it appointed him to the position. “I think they’re all good for the city of Del Mar, and I look forward to being a part of your team for the months ahead.”

Ochenduszko was the city manager for the city of Coronado from 1999 through 2010. During his time there, he oversaw many projects, including the construction of a new city hall. According to a staff report prepared by Del Mar city staff, Ochenduszko also served as Coronado’s Director of Administrative Services and Director of Human Resources. He left Coronado in 1991 to become the Assistant City Manager for the city of Temecula, then served as city manager in the Northern California city of Campbell and the Los Angeles-area city of Cypress. Ochenduszko returned to Coronado in 1999 to become its city manager, a position he maintained until his retirement in 2010.

Current City Manager Karen Brust announced last month that she is leaving Del Mar to become the city manager for the city of San Juan Capistrano. Her last day of employment with the city of Del Mar will be June 29.

Related posts:

  1. Del Mar city manager leaving in June
  2. SD interim sheriff appointed
  3. New Del Mar planning and community development director appointed
  4. Del Mar: Agreement extended for another month for fairgrounds-related consulting services
  5. City of Del Mar announces new public works director

Short URL: http://www.delmartimes.net/?p=24512

Posted by Staff on Jun 7, 2011. Filed under Del Mar, News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Archives

Facebook

Bottom Buttons 1

Bottom Buttons 2

Bottom Buttons 3

Bottom Buttons 4

Bottom Buttons 5

Bottom Buttons 6

LA JOLLA NEWS

RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

RSS RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

  • Rancho Santa Fe resident among seven new trustees joining UC San Diego Foundation Board
    Proactive stewards, higher education advocates and expert financial strategists, UC San Diego Foundation trustees play an important role in cultivating community partnerships and garnering resources to support UC San Diego research, teaching and public service initiatives. Trustees govern the Foundation, including managing net assets totaling $717 million, i […]
  • Rancho Fire District to recognize Fire Prevention Week with two events
    National Fire Prevention Week is Oct. 5-11, and the Rancho Santa Fe Fire Protection District (RSFFPD) will host two community events to recognize the annual awareness campaign. The first will be an Open House from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 4 at RSF Fire Station 2, 16930 Four Gee Road in 4S Ranch. Guests will be able to tour the fire station and traini […]
  • New Rancho Santa Fe Library Branch Manager welcomes community input
    Rancho Santa Fe Library’s new Branch Manager Haley Kwon has been charmed by the village’s “sweet, down-home” character, the simple pleasure of visiting the local library and people’s enjoyment of a slower speed of time. “It’s a small town and the library is a place for people to connect,” Kwon said. “People have a different sense of time here, they come in t […]