The Council shall have the power to fix the salaries of its members and of all other officers and employees of the Municipality, whether elected or appointed, and to establish such bonds as in the opinion of Council are necessary for the faithful discharge of their duties. The premium of any bonds required by the Council shall be paid by the Municipality. Not less than one hundred twenty (120) days immediately preceding the date of the next regular municipal election, the compensation of all elected officials shall be fixed for the next two year calendar period starting January 1 following the regular municipal election, and shall not thereafter be changed with respect to that two-year period. The compensation of every other employee, as fixed by Council, may at any time be changed by resolution or ordinance at the discretion of Council. The Council may authorize the payment to any officer or employee for travel and incidental expense for any municipal purpose.
(Approved by voters November 6, 1990.)