Saratoga council member questions finances, dissents on approval
September 11, 2019
“I don’t have any more questions, but I can’t approve these bills.”
Following nearly 30 minutes of discussion, Councilmember Jon Nelson provided the lone dissenting vote when it came to approving the bills as presented to the Saratoga Town Council during their regularly scheduled meeting on Sept. 3.
Starting with questions about overtime accrued by Recreation (Rec.) Director Lisa Burton over the last two pay periods, Nelson’s inquiries also centered around payroll, manual checks and liabilities.
Going Into Overtime
When the council was presented the bills for consideration, Nel...