California town's city manager takes pay cut in order to pay employees
POSTED: Sunday, December 2, 2012 - 9:00am
UPDATED: Sunday, December 2, 2012 - 9:04am
NBC NATIONAL NEWS — Chris Zapata is a hands-off city manager in San Leandro, California.
He's taking his hands off of his own money to give pay raises to two top city executives.
Zapata is taking a $20,000 pay cut in order to give raises to the police chief and assistant city manager.
Those two workers will make $187,000 a year, according to the newspaper.