Councilwoman Delgado moved to table the vote on the across the board 5% pay raise for city workers, giving the council time to discuss a different allocation method to the raise proposed by mayor Johnny Dupree. In the previous day’s meeting Delgado proposed giving a $3.50 per hour raise to anyone earning $25.000 or […]
This Hattiesburg city council video shows Councilwoman Deborah Delgado, Councilman Dave Ware, Councilman Carter Carroll, Councilman Kim Bradley, and Mayor Johnny Dupree discussing the proposed city 5% city worker pay increase. The mayor and council representatives are not subject to a pay increase.
The big news in this Hattiesburg city council video is Deborah Delgado’s motion to table the agenda item until a later meeting. There had been earlier discussion about not giving a 5% across the board increase to city employees, but rather focus largely on people making below $25,000 annually. Council members and the mayor are […]