Role models? Mayor, staff should take pay cuts | Letter to the Editor
Last updated 5/14/2020 at 1:11pm
I'm a 40-year Edmonds resident and currently serving on an Edmonds city board. After reading your last edition, I saw that the Edmonds mayor and his staff were not planning any pay cuts during this crisis ("Coronavirus: Phase 1 begins," May 7).
We should all be concerned when our businesses in Edmonds are forced to shut down, with many on the brink of closing for good.
Meanwhile, our mayor and city staff are not taking any pay cuts to reduce the significant budget deficit we are now facing. Mayor Mike Nelson and his employees should be role models in the community by taking necessary budget...