Finance director moving on
The long-time finance director for the city of Monterey will move to a new job in Beverly Hills next month.
Don Rhoads, a 17-year Monterey employee and finance director for the past 14 years, took a job with the city of Beverly Hills as its chief financial officer for administrative services.
His last day on the job in Monterey will be April 19.
City Manager Fred Meurer credited Rhoads with leading the city through the Great Recession and starting a priority-based budget process, which increased fiscal transparency.
Marine Sanctuary offers docent training
The Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary will hold a meeting on Thursday for anyone interested in becoming a docent along the shoreline or on the water.
Training classes will be held in April and May.
The meeting is at 6 p.m. in Building 455, Heritage Harbor, 99 Pacific St.
For information, call 647-4227, see montereybay.noaa.gov, or email lisa.emanuel
Animal Services alters Sunday, Monday hours
Starting this week, Monterey County Animal Services, 160 Hitchcock Road, will be closed Sundays and Mondays.
Hours for licensing are 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Animals can be adopted or reclaimed noon to 5:30p.m.
To reclaim animals on Mondays, call 769-8856.
Animal Control service hours will
Miss Salinas Valley Fair deadline is Friday
The deadline is Friday for high school juniors and seniors to apply to be the 2013 Miss Salinas Valley Fair.
The contest will be held April 6 at the Salinas Valley Fairgrounds.
Entrants will be judged on personality, scholastic ability, poise and appearance, and horsemanship.
For applications, call 385-3243, or see www.salinasvalleyfair.com.