Mayors see Calexico council’s decision to suspend its benefits as problematic

The Calexico City Council in Wednesday approved suspending its own pay and benefits for at least one year. IVP FILE PHOTO

CALEXICO — The 3-2 decision of the Calexico City Council on Wednesday to eliminate their own pay and benefits for at least one year isn’t necessarily a hit with observers.

The move is expected to save the city more than $150,000.

Staff Writer Michael Maresh can be reached at or 760-337-3440.

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