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Ordinance 2002-03

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING PORTIONS OF ORDINANCES NO. 132 AND
168, 96-26, 97-3, 98-1, AND 2000-03 AS THEY RELATE TO THE SALARIES OF
THE MAYOR AND RECORDER/TREASURER OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS.
WHEREAS, the Johnson City Council has set the salary for the Mayor and the salary
for the Recorder/Treasurer by various ordinances passed from time to time;
WHEREAS, Ordinance Number 132 at Section 3 thereof set the salaries of the Mayor
at $200.00 and of the Recorder/Treasurer at $200.00, each effective June 14, 1994;
WHEREAS, Ordinance Number 152 reduced the salary for the Recorder/Treasurer as a
result of the City employing an Administrative Assistant;
WHEREAS, Ordinance Number 168 raised the salary of the Mayor effective January 1,
1996, to the sum of $800.00 per month, and provided for annual salary reviews for the office of
Mayor and Recorder/Treasurer, further requiring that any increases or decreases in such salaries
be enacted by the City Council in the annual budget for the City of Johnson to be submitted by
ordinance on or before February 1 of each successive year;
WHEREAS, Ordinance Number 96-26 was enacted which repealed Ordinance No. 152
in its entirety and thereby effectively reinstated the provisions of Ordinance Number 132, Section
3, in regard to the salary of the Recorder/Treasurer to $200.00 per month effective January 10,
1995,
WHEREAS, Ordinance Number 97-3 was enacted and raised the salary of the
Recorder/Treasurer to $300.00 per month effective January 1, 1997;
WHEREAS, Ordinance 98-1 set the salaries of the Mayor and the Recorder/Treasurer
at $900.00 and $600.00 per month respectively;
WHEREAS, in obedience to Ordinance Number 168, Section 5, the Johnson City
Council has reviewed the salaries set for the individuals holding the office of Mayor and the office
of Recorder/Treasurer, and the City Council has considered and determined that the work of the
individual holding the office of Mayor and the work of the individual holding the office of
Recorder/Treasurer has increased and they are deserving of additional compensation as a result.
WHEREAS, Ordinance Number 2000-03 set the salaries of the Mayor and the
Recorder/Treasurer at $1,100.00 and $800.00 per month respectively;
NOW, THEREFORE, be it ordained and enacted by the City Council of the City of
Johnson, Arkansas, as follows:
1. Section 1. That effective January 1, 2002, the salary for the Mayor of Johnson,
Arkansas, shall be $ 1155.00 per month, payable on the last day of each month.
2. Section 2. That effective January 1, 2002, the salary for the Recorder/Treasurer
of Johnson, Arkansas, shall be $ 820.80 per month, payable on the last day of each month.
3. Section 3. All ordinances and parts of ordinances in conflict with the above and
foregoing are hereby repealed as of the effective date hereof.