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TOWN OF TRUCKEE <br /> California <br /> ORDINANCE 2016-07 <br /> AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 2.04.140 OF THE <br /> TRUCKEE MUNICIPAL CODE REGARDING <br /> SALARIES FOR TOWN COUNCIL MEMBERS <br /> WHEREAS, the Town Council has previously established, in Section 2.04.140 of the <br /> Municipal Code, the amount of compensation to be paid to Town Council members; and <br /> WHEREAS, the amount of Town Council compensation has been set at $300 per <br /> month since July 1, 1993; and <br /> WHEREAS, Government Code Section 36516 allows the Town Council to adopt an <br /> ordinance increasing Town Council compensation in the amount of five percent for each year <br /> since the last increase in compensation, thus allowing an increase of one hundred fifteen <br /> percent to occur in 2016 in light of the last increase having occurred in 1993; and <br /> WHEREAS, all legal prerequisites for the adoption of this ordinance have been met; <br /> The Town Council of the Town of Truckee Does Ordain as Follows: <br /> Section 1. <br /> The Town Council hereby amends Section 2.04.140 of the Truckee Municipal <br /> Code to read as follows: <br /> 2.04.140 Compensation. <br /> Pursuant to Section 36156 of the California Government Code, effective upon the <br /> beginning of the term of office for any member of the town council elected at the <br /> November 2016 election, or appointed to the town council pursuant to Elections <br /> Code Section 10229 in lieu of holding an election in November 2016, <br /> compensation shall be paid to each member of the town council in the amount of <br /> six hundred forty-five dollars per month. The compensation prescribed in this <br /> section shall be exclusive of any amounts payable to each member of the council <br /> as reimbursement for actual and necessary expenses incurred by him or her in <br /> the performance of official duties for the town. Each member of the council shall <br /> receive reimbursement for such actual and necessary expenses as are incurred <br /> in the performance of official duties for the town, pursuant to Government Code <br /> Sections 36514.5, 53232.2, and 53232.3, and as established by a resolution <br /> adopted by the town council. <br /> 1 <br />