Mt. Rushmore with Roy Atkinson, City of Altoona, WI

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Roy Atkinson

City of Altoona, Wisconsin – Management Analyst

Connect: LinkedIn and Twitter


City Departments
  1. Parks and Recreation
  2. Communications
  3. City Planning
  4. Public Works

Snacks
  1. Cheese-Its
  2. Sour Patch Kids Xtreme
  3. Rump’s Butcher Shoppe Bloody Mary Jerky
  4. Kombucha (all kinds)

Office Pet PeevesĀ 
  1. Passive aggressive behavior
  2. Lack of cleanliness – clean up after yourself
  3. Lack of empathy – not being nice
  4. “Reply All” chains – the equivalent of a group text

Issues Facing My City
  1. Keeping up with roads infrastructure
  2. A lack of old buildings to redevelop
  3. Some small pains associated with growth
  4. Loss of a skilled workforce due to a lack of jobs (more of a regional issue)

Gift Ideas
  1. Amazon Gift Cards
  2. A plane ticket
  3. Sporting Event and Concert Ticket
  4. The gift of having a bill paid for you