Effective Oct. 10, Keizer city employees will receive a 1.5% pay increase. This, combined with a leave cash-out option for up to 80 hours per employee, is expected to cost the city an additional $132,000, paid out in the remainder of the fiscal year.
In August, the two employee unions representing city employees, the Keizer Police Association (KPA) and the City and Laborer’s International Union, struck a collective bargaining agreement with the City . . .