George Williams

City set to discuss option for charter status

The city of Auburn is considering charter status, and some residents are concerned about how the city is going about it and what it will mean for citizens. Councilman Kevin Hanle ...

Reveal top city salaries

The recent attack on our elected treasurer, Mr. George Williams, related to his salary and fringe benefits of $15,288, has the appearance of a diversionary tactic to take pressure ...

Is elected treasurer necessary?

Recent debate about the 2012 reduction in the Auburn city clerk’s salary have sparked questions about why the city treasurer’s salary is not being reduced. Several officials a ...

City clerk debate continues

Residents have differing opinions about whether or not the city of Auburn should have an elected city clerk and city treasurer, and a City Council vote helped spur on the debate. ...

Clerk claims unfair cut

Comments about pay and financial waste caused some tension in the City Council chambers this week. City Clerk Joe Labrie, who is also currently running for City Council, spoke for ...

Fewer dollars for city clerk

Auburn’s city clerk will make less money starting in December 2012. City Council voted Monday night to lower the city clerk’s salary from $270 a month to $200. The clerk’s s ...