More stories about Compensation

  • Time to lawyer up?

    Bogged down in disciplinary actions? Trying to write a "non-discriminatory" job description? City hall too busy to help out?

  • 2006 salary survey: How much are you worth?

    No one ever complains about getting paid too much. But how does your salary really stack up against that of your peers? PUBLIC WORKS magazine wanted to find out. Based on answers from 2600 readers just like you, we have a snapshot of how much money public works managers make.

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  • Debating impact fees

    Raising capital to meet utility renewal and replacement requirements is an ongoing challenge. Meeting service requirements of a growing population, new homes and businesses, or new recreational needs can make a public works manager feel like taking early retirement.

  • Shirley Franklin