Morgan Hill Podcasts

Description Right Click MP3 to Download
Morgan Hill Redevelopment Agency Oversight Board -- Video Podcast
With the discontinuance of Morgan Hill's Redevelopment Agency, an Oversight Board has been established to manage the disposition of the assets. Morgan Hill City Manager Ed Tewes discusses the make-up of the board and its duties.
- March 23, 2012

Video

State of the City Address
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews Mayor Steve Tate, who speaks to the highlights of the annual State of the City Address. - February 22, 2010
Flash

MP3
Water Issues: Flood Control Project; Water District Recharge Program
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews Mayor Steve Tate regarding the latest status of Flood Control for Llagas Creek. Ed also interviews Director of Public Works Jim Ashcraft and Finance Director Kevin Riper about the Santa Clara County Water District Recharge Program. - January 25, 2010

Flash

MP3
Morgan Hill Flooding Issues; City Attorney Danny Wan
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews Karl Bjarke from public works regarding flooding issues in Morgan Hill. Additionally Ed interviews city attorney Danny Wan. - December 14, 2009
 
 MP3
City Purchase of the Pumpkin Patch; Online Bill Pay Services now available
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews Steve Rymer regarding purchasing land to expand future park sites. He discusses the purchase of the pumpkin patch to build baseball fields. Additionally Ed interviews Kevin Riper, who describes the new online pay system available to pay utility bills. - November 16, 2009
Flash

MP3
Status of Recent Police Activity; Skateboard Park Update
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews Police Chief Bruce Cumming, who discusses the status of recent police activity such as the Safeway purse snatchings, the reverse 911 system, and school opening precautions. Ed also provides a skateboard park update. - August 24, 2009
Flash

MP3
Rebuilding California from the Ground Up
City Manager Ed Tewes and Mayor Steve Tate reports from a summit meeting in Sacramento about the state governance impact on local communities - July 24, 2009

Flash


MP3
Granada Theater Update
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews Paul Gunsky, owner and operator of the Cinelux theater, about the potential opportunity for him to operate the future Granada Theater in downtown Morgan Hill - July 13, 2009
Flash

MP3
Summer Recreation Update
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews Recreation Director Steve Rymer, who discusses the new skate park opening as well as the status of the other recreational facilities in Morgan Hill - June 29, 2009
Flash

MP3
Current Budget Challenges; Downtown Update
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews interim city finance director Kevin Riper, who gives an update as to how the economy has impacted the Morgan Hill budget. Ed also has a discussion with Kathy Molloy Previsich and Garrett Toy as a preview to the April 30th downtown plan workshop at the Community and Cultural Center - April 13, 2009
Flash

MP3
Downtown Revitalization Plan and Vision Update
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews Mayor Pro-Tem Greg Sellers, who discusses the downtown vision and the steps needed to attain that vision. Additionally, the new downtown ballot measure for the May 19th election, Measure A, is discussed. - March 9, 2009
Flash

MP3
Downtown Development Activities; Anderson Dam Update
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews Garrett Toy and David Heindel on the Redevelopment Agency's efforts to help developers and property owners improve downtown. Additionally Ed will give an update on recent studies concerning Anderson Dam. - January 16, 2009
Flash

MP3
Economic Development in Morgan Hill
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews Economic Development staff Tammy Brownlow and Planning staff Rebecca Tolentino on what the City of Morgan Hill is doing to encourage economic development. Tammy and Rebecca discuss recent retail closures as well as the status of new businesses such as Flextronix and Wal-Mart locating in Morgan Hill. - January 6, 2009
Flash

MP3
Budget Reduction Recommendations
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews council member Marby Lee, who discusses the council perspective and challenges to reconcile the city budget. Ed also interviews assistant city manager Brian Stott, who provides more details on the city manager's recommendations for budget reductions. - December 15, 2008
Flash

MP3
Election Results and New Council Challenges: Next Steps
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews re-elected mayor Steve Tate, who discusses the election results for Morgan Hill City Council and Measures G and H. Ed also interviews financial director Jack Dilles, who describes the status of the budget as well as a budget reassessment in the upcoming months. - November 17, 2008
Flash

MP3
Public Safety: Perspective on Morgan Hill Police Officer Duties
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews Commander David Swing, Sergeant Jerry Newmayer, and Corporal Ray Ramos about some of the typical duties and experiences of a Morgan Hill Police officer. The trio describe through recent events how prioritization of activities were required to handle multiple calls, as well as how police liaisons in schools help solve gang related crimes. - October 27, 2008
Flash

MP3
Sustainability: Fiscal, Personal Health and Fitness, Environmental
City Manager Ed Tewes discusses how we are implementing one of the City Council's goals of sustainability for our community, from the perspective of fiscal management, personal health and wellness, and environmental actions. Ed interviews Mary Nguyen, Director of Fitness and Wellness at the Morgan Hill Centennial Recreation Center, and Tony Eulo, Environmental Services Coordinator for the City of Morgan Hill - October 20, 2008
Flash

MP3
Recreation Center; Emergency Services; November Election
City Manager Ed Tewes interviews Director of Recreation Services Steve Rymer on a recent award the City has received, Emergency Services Coordinator Jennifer Ponce on the facilities provided by the city's emergency response team, and City Clerk Irma Torrez on the upcoming elections. - September 29, 2008
Flash

MP3
November Ballot Measures
Listen to City Manager Ed Tewes lead discussions with Morgan Hill’s Chief of Police Bruce Cumming, Kathy Molloy Previsich the director of Community Development and the Assistant to the City Manager, Brian Stott on the history and impacts of the November ballot measures G and H. - September 18, 2008

Flash

MP3