Today the summary of the five years of overtime–totaling $1,808,830–is published.
The amounts for each of the five Fiscal Years follows:
- 2014 – $415,769.68
- 2015 – $405,416.31
- 2016 – $352,050.33
- 2017 – $241,898.62
- 2018 – $393,595.42
The Department’s Fiscal Year runs from May 1 through April 30.
It billed $6,288,801.25 for property taxes to be collected this year.
Over the last three years, the district’s tax levy has increased from $6 million to $6.3 million.
Woodstock FPD $6,000,009 $6,145,009 2.4% $6,288,801 2.3%
Chief Michael Hill provided overtime information for the last five Fiscal Years.
Reducing overtime “is one of my top priorities for FY 19, ” Hill writes.
“Initial strategies for reducing overtime include hiring of part time staff to fill current openings in our roster.
“Further strategies are being discussed in the course of contract negotiations with the career members’ bargaining unit, which are currently in progress.
Hill has been with the District for twenty-five year, first as a part-time employee.
He signed on as a career employee in Jan, 2003, serving fifteen years in that capacity.
Hill was appointed Chief in October, 2016.
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