After nearly two years and a change in the city administration, pay increases for the Owenton City Council and mayor have finally been properly approved.
The council approved the mayor’s salary to be raised in 2010 from $8,500 a year to $12,000 a year. The council’s salaries were raised from $2,400 to $5,400 a year. at the same time.
The raises took place under then-mayor David “Milkweed” Wotier by a motion and a second.