Anna Jatczak

Do we need elected treasurers?

Recent debate about the 2012 reduction in the Auburn city clerk’s salary have sparked questions about why the city treasurer’s salary is not being reduced. Several official ...

City manager’s accounting procedures

Assistant city manager/CFO Anna Jatczak’s explanation of a negative “Cash in Bank” (front page Dec. 16 News Messenger, “Just how much cash is in Lincoln’s reserves?) had ...

City’s accounting right and wrong

The city’s accounting procedures are being questioned by News Messenger readers and bloggers. Last week’s News Messenger stories (“General Fund’s deficit inflated,” page ...

How much is in Lincoln’s reserves?

Lincoln’s city manager and assistant city manager/chief financial officer do not know how much the city has in reserves. The News Messenger asked City Manager Jim Estep how much ...

City’s HR manager on leave

The city of Lincoln’s human resources manager Debbie Lindh is on administrative leave. The News Messenger first received word that she was on leave Sept. 7, through an e-mail ti ...

What if Measure K doesn’t pass?

Lincoln City Manager Jim Estep said no further cuts will be made to city services this year if Measure K, the utility users’ tax, doesn’t pass. According to City Manager Jim Es ...

Estep and Jatczak discuss Measure K at Democratic Club meeting

Similar to what was done this spring before this year’s budget was adopted, the city is meeting with groups that request more information about Measure K. One example of this wa ...

Resident gives alternative to Measure K

The magic number to maintain police, fire, library and recreation seems to be $2.9 million. That’s according to City Manager Jim Estep, who said $2.9 million is the amount requi ...

City working on how to implement Measure K

A trend of repeated questions has developed at various Measure K-focused meetings. Some questions revolve around how it?ll be decided if a household is considered very low income ...

Assistant City Manager Hired

Lincoln will have a new assistant city manager and chief financial officer, as of Jan. 4. Anna Jatczak, filling both positions for the city, will be paid an annual salary of $145, ...