Altona Town Council has approved an increase in the honorarium paid to its Emergency Coordinator Bob Stoesz.


Council agreed to a $1,000 increase, raising his annual salary to $2,000.

C.A.O. Russ Phillips says Stoesz been their Coordinator for about a decade, and during that time, the expectations and required expertise of that position have increased.

Phillips says the pay hike recognizes those new expanded responsibilities.

Stoesz is also the Emergency Coordinator for the towns of Gretna and Plum Coulee and the R.M. of Rhineland.

Those three councils have also approved the $1,000 honorarium increase.

~ Thursday, October 22nd 2009 ~