KERSHAW – Across-the-board salary increases account for the bulk of the change in the proposed budget for the town of Kershaw.
At its Monday, May 20, meeting, Kershaw Town Council unanimously approved first reading of the $3.5 million budget for 2013-14.
The vote was 6-0. Kershaw Mayor Wayne Rhodes was absent.
Town Administrator Bryan Pettit said all town employees are scheduled to receive a 3 percent pay raise beginning with the upcoming fiscal year, which begins July 1.