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Public hearing concerning Roanoke City Council pay raises

Published On: May 20 2013 01:44:11 AM EDT
Updated On: May 20 2013 04:44:13 AM EDT
Public hearing concerning Roanoke City Council pay raises
ROANOKE, Va. -

If you have an opinion on whether Roanoke City Council members deserve raises or not you can voice it Monday.

There's a public hearing on that issue at the council's meeting tonight at seven at city hall.  

Council members are considering giving themselves 28% raises bringing their salaries to $20,000 a year. 

The mayor would get a 15% raise to a $28,000 salary.  

The council plans to vote on the issue June 3rd.