The Fort Payne City Council passed a 2023 budget that includes a two-step cost of living adjustment for all city employees and continues an increase in the compensation for staff with Commercial Drivers Licenses.

According to City Treasurer Grant Ledbetter, they’re also managing to put back $1.2 million for a savings account to have cash on hand for future projects and a local match for state and federal grants.

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