(A)   Salary established. 
      (1)   The City Council shall be compensated at a rate equal to the median amount of other cities with populations of 1,000 people both larger and smaller than the city’s population rounded to the nearest thousand. City Council stipend amount shall be recalculated and go into effect the January following a general election. Example, if the city is at 5,300 population, then the City Council compensation shall be set at the median amount of other cities with populations from 4,000 - 6,000 people.
      (2)   All salaries shall be payable in two equal semi-annual installments in June and December.
   (B)   Expense reimbursement. The Mayor and each Council member shall be reimbursed at the rate established from time to time for city staff members.
(1978 Code, § 201.09) (Ord. 86-8A, passed 9-15-1986; Ord. 91-10, passed 7-1-1991; Ord. 2008-15, passed 8-12-2008; Ord. 2013-04, passed 3-26-2013; Ord. 2014-15, passed 10-14-2014)