County salary step proposal incites heated debate

The reveal of a long-awaited committee proposal for a four-step salary program for the county’s future employees incited heated debate at the Monday, June 8, afternoon workshop session of the Franklin County Commissioner’s Court.

They all agreed that the committee did a good job on the various categories of personnel in the proposed step plan. But little else was agreed upon. See the June 11 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for the rest of this story.