Our pension contributions are on the rise.
If you were employed before September 1, 2005, your's will increase to 10.48%. If you were employed after that, its's increasing to 8.51%.
Yes, with the new city hoods refusing to contribute to our pension, eventhough we protected them for years, the pension fund has to be funded, putting more of the burden on us.
But whatever happened to the pay study? The county can come up with millions of dollars for a soccer field, but they can't seem to find the money for a overdue raise.