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News - March 7, 2014

City workers to get 6.3 percent increase

New contract with SEIU includes salary raises, health care reforms

by Gennady Sheyner

The labor standoff between the City of Palo Alto and its largest employee union concluded this week when workers voted to accept an offer that raises salaries and aligns local pay with market rates.

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Staff Writer Gennady Sheyner can be emailed at gsheyner@paweekly.com.

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Posted by say what say what say what
a resident of Barron Park
on Mar 8, 2014 at 10:03 am

"About $2.7 million of that will come from the city's General Fund, with the rest drawing from various enterprise funds relating to utilities and public works."

isn't the city's charter set up so enterprise funds CANNOT be transferred to the general fund for salaries? was told that is illegal.


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