Employee Directory

Fire Department

If you or another person nearby are experiencing an emergency medical situation, a fire, electrical, or chemical emergency, do not feel safe, or are in personal danger, please call 911 immediately.

If you would like to contact the Soledad Fire Department business office to ask a non-emergency question, please consult our staff directory.

, Soledad, CA 93960
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 156, Soledad, CA 93960
(831) 223-5100
(831) 678-3295

NameTitleEmailPhone

John Owens

Division Chief

Email

(831) 223-5100
Brian NicholsBattalion Chief

Email

(831) 223-5100

Nick Gelos

Fire Captain

Email

(831) 223-5100

Jacob Artiaga

Fire Apparatus Engineer

Email

(831) 223-5100

Jorge Loera

Fire Apparatus Engineer

Email

(831) 223-5100

Police Department

If you or another person nearby are experiencing an emergency medical situation, a fire, electrical, or chemical emergency, do not feel safe, or are in personal danger, please call 911 immediately.

If you are in need of an officer for a non-emergency police matter, please contact the non-emergency dispatch at 831-755-5111. If you would like to contact the Soledad Police Department business office to ask a non-emergency question, please consult our staff directory.

236 Main St., Soledad, CA 93960
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 606, Soledad, CA 93960
(831) 223-5120
(831) 678-3575

Community & Economic Development

Contact our staff member responsible for economic development, building safety, housing, planning, or redevelopment.

248 Main St., Soledad, CA 93960
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 156, Soledad, CA 93960
Phone: (831) 223-5043
(831) 678-3965
Hours: Monday – Thursday. By appointment only.
NameTitleEmailPhone

Brent Slama

Community and Economic Development Director

Email

(831) 223-5043

Public Works Department

The Public Works Department is responsible for maintaining the city’s infrastructure, including streets and sidewalks, public parks, right of way landscaping, community facilities, traffic signals, streetlights, the storm drain system, and the city’s fleet of emergency and non-emergency vehicles and equipment. Contact one of our staff members if you have questions or a need to contact this department to report an issue with any of the items mentioned above.

(831) 223-5170
(831) 223-5192
E-mail 

NameTitleEmailPhone

Donald Wilcox

Public Works Director

Email

(831) 223-5173

Jeanette Barbosa-Boykin

Customer Service Utility Billing Technician

Email

(831) 223-5170

Hilda Ramirez

Administrative Secretary

Email

(831) 223-5180

Frank Trevino

Public Works Supervisor

Email

(831) 223-5181

Anthony Karl

Public Works Manager

Email

(831) 223-5190

Blanca Rios

Laboratory Analyst

Email

(831) 223-5176

Gamaliel Romero

Water Supervisor

Email

(831) 223-5184

Utilities

Contact our staff member if you have questions about your utility billing, need to make changes to your water, sewer, or trash service, or need to connect or disconnect service for your home or business.

248 Main St., Soledad, CA 93960
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 156, Soledad, CA 93960
831-223-5170
831-678-3965
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm; Closed for Lunch: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
NameTitleEmailPhone
Jeanette Barbosa-BoykinCustomer Service Utility Billing Technician

Email

(831) 223-5170

Finance Department

The Finance Department is responsible for the control of all financial activities of the city. Contact the staff member that is responsible for budgets and audits, utilities, or the City Treasurer.

248 Main St., Soledad, CA 93960
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 156, Soledad, CA 93960
(831) 223-5075
(831) 678-3965
NameTitleEmailPhone

Mike Howard

Finance Director

Email

(831) 674-5562

Sherie Colesberry

Assistant to the City Manager

Email

(831) 223-5075

Human Resources

The Human Resources department staff is responsible for all aspects of employment within the city.  Contact department staff if you are an existing employee or are seeking employment with the city.

248 Main St., Soledad, CA 93960
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 156, Soledad, CA 93960
(831) 223-5013
(831) 678-3965
Email
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Closed for Lunch — 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

NameTitleEmailPhone

Francine Uy

Administrative Specialist

Email

(831) 223-5013

City Administration

The City Manager oversees all functions of the city such as administration, community development, economic development, public safety, public works, and utilities. Contact the City Manager or the Executive Assistant to the City Manager about administrative issues within the city.

248 Main St., Soledad, CA 93960
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 156, Soledad, CA 93960
(831) 223-5014
(831) 223-5091
NameTitleEmailPhone

Michael McHatten

City Manager

Email

(831) 223-5014

Darlene Noriega

Executive Assistant to the City Manager

Email

(831) 223-5014

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