ML council approves pay raises
Union contract good through 2022; 3 percent raise for all employees
Last updated 12/12/2019 at 8:41pm
MEDICAL LAKE — The City Council formally adopted its new 2020 budget, a 3 percent across-the-board pay increase and a new union contract with its employees for the next two years at its regular Dec. 3 meeting.
Without discussion the council approved on a 5-1 vote a $2.648 million general fund expense budget for the 2020 fiscal year that begins Jan. 1, 2020. Councilman Don Kennedy voted in opposition to the budget. Councilman Tony Harbolt was absent for medical reasons.
The new union contract with the Washington State Council of County and City Employees union was also unanimously approve...