City of Atlanta
Georgia

Ordinance
15-O-1586

AN ORDINANCE BY COUNCILMEMBERS MARY NORWOOD, ALEX WAN, ANDRE DICKENS, NATALYN ARCHIBONG, CARLA SMITH, KWANZA HALL, IVORY LEE YOUNG JR, C. T. MARTIN AND FELICIA A. MOORE AUTHORIZING THE INCREASE OF ANNUAL SALARIES IN THE ATLANTA FIRE RESCUE DEPARTMENT SERGEANT, LIEUTENANT AND CAPTAIN RANK, RETROACTIVE TO JULY 1, 2015; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

Information

Department:Office of the Municipal ClerkSponsors:Councilmember, Post 2 At-Large Mary Norwood, Councilmember, District 6 Alex Wan, Councilmember, Post 3 At Large Andre Dickens, Councilmember, District 1 Carla Smith, Councilmember, District 3 Ivory Lee Young Jr., Councilmember, District 2 Kwanza Hall, Councilmember, District 10 Clarence "C. T." Martin, Council President Felicia A Moore, Councilmember, District 5 Natalyn Mosby Archibong
Category:Personal Paper

Attachments

  1. Printout
  2. 25 FIRE LT AND CPT SALARIES
  3. 15o1586

Body

WHEREAS, the City of Atlanta Code of Ordinances Section 114-121 identifies the compensation philosophy of the City of Atlanta as being to "establish and maintain a total rewards system, including wages, salaries, benefits and incentives to attract, retain, develop and value high quality employees at all levels of city government."; and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Atlanta Code of Ordinances Section 114-121(b) further states that "pay plans shall be as competitive as practicable with equity between internal and external peers in like job families, and shall reflect the specific labor markets from which the jobs compete for top talent."; and

 

WHEREAS, salary compression has been identified as an issue that the City of Atlanta intends to address within the public safety departments; and

 

WHEREAS, to begin corrective measures where the issue of compression was most concentrated, Ordinance 15-0-1485, adopted by the Atlanta City Council on November 2, 2015, increased annual salaries for the Atlanta Police Department Lieutenant rank; and

 

WHEREAS, the Administration has pledged to continue addressing compression issues in the public safety departments.

 

NOW, THEREFORE,  BE IT ORDAINED  BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA, GEORGIA as follows:

 

SECTION 1:  That the Fiscal Year 2016 City of Atlanta Budget be amended to include the appropriate increase to the annual salaries of employees serving in the rank of Sergeant, Lieutenant and Captain in the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department according to the following schedule attached as Exhibit A, effective July 1, 2015:

 

SECTION 2: That this pay schedule is not only applicable to current employees affected, but to any member of the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department promoted in the future.

 

SECTION 3:  That all ordinances and parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed for purposes of this ordinance only, and only to the extent of th

Meeting History

Dec 7, 2015 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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REFERRED TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:REFERRED WITHOUT OBJECTION
Dec 16, 2015 3:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Special Call Meeting
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HELD IN FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Jan 4, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jan 19, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Feb 1, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Feb 15, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Mar 7, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Mar 21, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Apr 18, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
May 2, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
May 16, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jun 6, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jun 20, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jul 5, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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FILED BY A ROLL CALL VOTE OF 12 YEAS; 1 NAY

RESULT:FILED [12 TO 1]
AYES:Mary Norwood, Andre Dickens, Kwanza Hall, Ivory Lee Young Jr., Cleta Winslow, Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Alex Wan, Howard Shook, Felicia A Moore, Clarence "C. T." Martin, Keisha Lance Bottoms, Joyce M Sheperd
NAYS:Michael Julian Bond
ABSENT:Yolanda Adrean
AWAY:Carla Smith