Employees for the City of Fairbury will be getting pay raises starting immediately.
After more than a year's worth of negotiations with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, the union that represents city workers, a new pay structure was put in place by the local city council.
Following are the new wage rates listed by department:
Deputy city clerk, not less than $16.41 nor more than $20.16 an hour.
Assistant street superintendent, not less than $17.14 nor more than $21.03 an hour.
Street department foreman, not less than $17.44 nor more than $21.24 an hour.
Street employee III, not less than $16.23 nor more than $18.78 an hour.
Street employee II, not less than $15.29, nor more than $17.99 an hour.
Street employee I, not less than $13.92 nor more than $17.24 an hour.