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Category: Mayor Ted Gatsas

Mayor Gatsas on the Future, Changes to Manchester and His Legacy

(Hours 3b,c) Rich talked to Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas.  They addressed the following topics:  Post election-result plans Trouble at last night’s meeting Plans for the future How Manchester has changed since the Mayor’s election What the city needs to do to facilitate more growth Transition to Mayor-elect Joyce Craig (Hour 3c) Rich and the Mayor continued with: Streetlights in Manchester Notable moments during his tenure His legacy as Mayor Future for the STEAM...

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Mayor Gatsas on the Storm, Union Negotiations and Schools

(Hours 3b,c) Rich talked to Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas.  They addressed the following topics:  Consequences from this week’s storm Labor Union contract negotiations (Hour 3c) Rich and the Mayor continued with: What’s happening at West High School Superintendent Vargas’ request to the Mayor Value and purpose of the tax cap Closing thoughts about next week’s...

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Mayor Ted Gatsas on the Opioid Crisis and City Projects

(Hours 3b,c) Rich talked to Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas.  Their discussion addressed the following topics:  Safe Station funding Taking a look a prescription opioids What a housing solution looks like John in Hooksett about the Politicization of the opioid crisis Attempt to house Amazon’s second headquarters in Manchester (Hour 3c) Rich and the Mayor continued with: Rex Theatre deal The Mayor’s project Actions towards labor contracts Wine and Chocolate event And...

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Mayor Gatsas on Educational Opportunities in the Queen City

(Hours 3b,c) Rich talked to Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas.  They discussion addressed the following issues: WMUR’s story about Parker Varney Parker Varney’s learning model (Hour 3c) Rich and the Mayor continued with:  John Lyscars’ Education on Tap event Reinvention at West High School Potential future for Central High and Memorial High Upcoming events...

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Mayor Gatsas on Ethics in Government, Education, Economic Development, Etc.

(Hours 3b,c) Rich talked to Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas.  The discussion tackled the following issues: The Born Learning Trail Ethics in government Superintendent Vargas’ accomplishments in Manchester Standards-based curriculum   (Hour 3c) Rich and the Mayor continued with: Economic Development Zoning exceptions/changes Rex Theatre changes Road resurfacing...

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Mayor Gatsas on the Primary, Drug Problem, Education, Etc.

(Hours 3b,c) Rich talked to Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas.  Their conversation tackled the following issues: Mayoral Primary results Working with Ward candidates Did race for Governor hurt Mayoral race? Contract for new statewide standardized test (Hour 3c) Rich and the Mayor continued with:  Last week’s meeting with the Executive Council What is ‘Helping Hands’? Housing for those trying to get on the straight and narrow Questions from John Lyscars regarding healthcare benefits for Government workers Progress made by Manchester School District Superintendent Vargas...

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Mayor Ted Gatsas on Union Contracts, Smoking Ban, New School Year, Etc.

(Hours 3b,c) Rich talked to Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas.  Their discussion tackled the following topics:  Vote over retroactive contracts Yager Decker pay scale  Conflict between the Mayor and Fire Chief Goonan (Hour 3c) Rich and Mayor Gatsas continued with:  Smoking ban in parks Road construction schedules  Counselling for those affected by the opioid crisis New school year Reduction for cleaning funds in the school district City year...

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Mayor Gatsas on Sanctuary Cities, Opioid Epidemic, Smoking Ban, Etc.

(Hours 3b,c) Rich talked to Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas.  The conversation addressed the following topics: Should Manchester consider being a Sanctuary City? Defying the Federal Government on Immigration law Aldermen Levasseur’s statements regarding the opioid epidemic Housing solution for addicts Treatment funding And more! (Hour 3c) Rich and Mayor Gatsas continued with: Expanding the smoking ban Feedback about opioid crisis handling by Jane in Amherst CA Hoitt building utilization Relocation of district offices Destruction of trash cans John in Hooksett called about Healthcare benefits for School Board members Cruisin’ Downtown Event...

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Manchester Mayor Gatsas on Road Work, Opioid Epidemic, Bettering Manchester, Etc.

(Hours 3b,c) Guest hosts Eva Castillo-Turgeon and Daniel Maradiaga talked to Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas.  Their conversation tackled the following issues:  The beginning of the new school year Road work in Manchester Downtown car show Opioid Epidemic  (Hour 3c) Eva and Daniel continued with the Mayor:  Bettering Manchester Paving question from Jack Fireworks question from Jack Diversity in the Queen City Upcoming...

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Mayor Ted Gatsas on the Opioid Epidemic, Keno, Etc.

(Hours 3b,c) Guest host former Manchester Ward 6 Alderman Nick Pappas talked to Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas.  Their discussion addressed the following topics:  Last night’s Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting Is the smoking ban going to have an effect in the city? Smoking spice Payment problems (Hour 3c) Nick and Mayor Gatsas continued with: Safe stations Attempts to declare a state of emergency  Opting out in the School System Keno: Crime, Guidelines, Etc. Kindergarten funding...

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