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Mayor requests $25k pay hike

Melrose Mayor Robert J. Dolan is seeking a 25 percent pay raise, which would boost his annual salary to $125,000 starting Jan. 1, 2014.

Dolan (inset) now earns $99,896, the result of a pay increase approved by the Board of Aldermen in 2010. He now is seeking a pay day similar to other mayors and town managers in the area, he said.

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