Borough employees receive 2% pay raise
January 6, 2022
Almost 60 borough employees, union and non-union, will receive a 2% raise retroactive to July 1, 2021. A second 2% raise is scheduled for July 1 of this year.
The new wage scale is the result of a collective bargaining agreement between the borough and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1547, which represents power plant operators, the line crew, port and harbor workers, water treatment plant workers and other public works employees.
The three-year IBEW contract run to June 30, 2024.
The borough traditionally extends to its non-union employees whatever pay increases a...