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City Council to Consider 5% Raise for City Manager; Will Receive Financial Report


At its next meeting (agenda: https://goo.gl/etZvzT) the Monrovia City Council will ...

~ Consider bumping City Manager Oliver Chi's salary up 5%, to $19,282.69 per month, which the city attorney says is still 8 percent under the average for city managers in nearby cities. https://goo.gl/nEZZoc

~ Receive an "unqualified" (that's good) report from the city's financial auditor. Here's the whole monster report if you want to read it: https://goo.gl/ahKHhN

- Brad Haugaard

5 comments:

  1. The city manager only makes 19k? Must be a typo.

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    1. Uh, that was "per month" That would be $231.4K per year. I think he should be able to live on that salary, don't you?

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  2. Sorry. $19k per month. I'll correct the post.

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    1. If our City Manager can't live on over $231K per year, than he must not know how to handle his finances very well. I say Hell No, for a raise.

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    2. He's actually a really great city manager and if we don't want a bigger city with a bigger budget to steal him we should pay him. He's basically the CEO of a $100 million a year company with over 1,500 employees, it's not an easy job.

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