You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe

South

Halifax: Annual Town Meeting to consider pay hikes

Continue reading below

According to Town Administrator Charles Seelig, the hottest topic on the May 14 Annual Town Meeting warrant is a proposal to grant nonunion employees 2 percent raises. The Wage and Personnel Board, which sets working conditions for nonunion workers, has recommended the pay increases. The Finance Committee, however, does not plan to recommend the 2 percent increase, Seelig said. Voters will also consider raises for union employees under new contracts, Seelig said, since negotiations are expected to be complete on at least some of those by the time Town Meeting opens.

Christine Legere

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week