Editorial: Police pay raises hackles in Menlo Park | June 22, 2011 | Almanac | Almanac Online |



Viewpoint - June 22, 2011

Editorial: Police pay raises hackles in Menlo Park

In May, the Menlo Park City Council unanimously approved a contract that included a two-year pay freeze for eight police sergeants, ending a previous contract that gave these mid-level managers an average 3 percent increase every six months since January 2009. No one spoke against the pay freeze. The move also helped the city balance its budget.

This story contains 562 words.

Stories older than 90 days are available only to subscribing members. Please help sustain quality local journalism by becoming a subscribing member today.

If you are already a subscriber, please log in so you can continue to enjoy unlimited access to stories and archives. Subscriptions start at $5 per month and may be cancelled at any time.

Log in     Subscribe