La Mesa hires new city manager

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In a unanimous decision the La Mesa City Council approved the employment agreement bringing in Greg Humora as La Mesa’s New city manager on Jan. 28.
“I am humbled and honored to be selected and would like to thank the City Council for their confidence in me,” said Humora. “La Mesa is truly everyone’s image of their own hometown. And, I will continue to work to improve La Mesa quality of life.”
Working with the city for 20 years, Humora served as assistant city manager for the city since 2016. Humora served as La Mesa director of Public Works/City Engineer since 2004, and Engineering Project manager beginning in 1999.
“I couldn’t be more pleased with the Council’s appointment of Mr. Humora as our new City Manager,” said La Mesa Mayor Mark Arapostathis. “His engineering and public works background, along with his long-term institutional knowledge of the City’s operations, uniquely qualify him to be successful here in La Mesa for years to come.”
While working as assistant city manager, Humora handled projects for the city including facilitating the adoption of a climate action plan and staffing the City Council-created citizen task force on homelessness.
Humora received a total annual compensation of $211, 057, deferred compensation into the International City Management Retirement Corporation, 20 days of yearly vacation, holiday, administrative leave and sick leave, Public Employee’s Retirement System, health, disability and life insurance benefits, and a $400 automobile allowance.