Davenport workers to get 4% COLA
Discussion comes on heels of budget prep
Last updated 11/4/2022 at 9:42am
DAVENPORT—After some prior discussion about an exact figure, city council approved a 4% cost of living increase for its employees at the regular meeting Oct. 26, city administrator Steve Goemmel said.
The finance committee had previously discussed figures as low as 2% and as high as 10%, though the consensus was to prefer a number on the lower end of that spectrum.
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