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Bell City Manager

Outrage Remains Despite Council Vote To Cut Pay

AP | JOHN ROGERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

BELL, Calif. — Investigations involving the high pay of leaders in this blue-collar city intensified Tuesday as prosecutors said they were looki...

Council Meeting Called To Discuss Firing High-Paid Officials

AP | JOHN ROGERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

BELL, Calif. — The City Council in this small, blue-collar suburb of Los Angeles intends to ask three administrators whose salaries total more t...

Thank You, LA Times

Ron Carlee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Ron Carlee

How did the poor people of Bell, California end up paying their assistant city administrator more than the LA County chief executive? Hubris and greed.

WATCH: Bell Mayor Defends City Manager's $800k Salary

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

A KTLA news crew caught up with Oscar Hernandez, Mayor of the City of Bell, and key figure in the raging controversy over the financially strapped cit...

Furious Citizens Pack Council Meeting, But City Manager Making $800k Safe For Now

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Via KTLA BELL, Calif. -- So many City of Bell residents showed up to Monday night's city council meeting to express their anger over the high salary ...

City Official Making $800k Will Be Fired Or Resign

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Robert Rizzo, the Bell City Manager who made headlines in recent weeks with the revelation of his $800k yearly salary, will resign or be fired in comi...

Local City Manager Makes $800k In Near Broke City

KTLA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

BELL, Calif. -- Bell, one of the poorest cities in Los Angeles County, is coming under fire for its hefty salaries paid to city leaders, including the...