04-0615R


RESOLUTION REQUESTING REDUCTION IN SALARY OF HEADS OF CITY DEPARTMENTS.

 

BY COUNCILOR ATKINS:

     RESOLVED, that the city council declares that it is in the best interest of the city that the salary of each of the department head positions authorized by Section 21 of the Charter be reduced by 20 percent; and

     BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the mayor or his designee promptly begin negotiations with the city of Duluth supervisory association, or any other appropriate party, in order to reduce the salaries as set out above.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution begins the required negotiation process to reduce the salaries of the city’s department heads.