Ottawa County's government approves of a two year pay raise.
The County Commissioners agree with their appointed Compensation Commission on a three percent pay hike next year, followed by two and a half percent the year after that.
The Holland Sentinel says that Commissioners are paid $16,320 now. The Chairman, $20,400.
Other elected officials, like the Sheriff, Prosecutor and Clerk also are to receive similar increases.
Government offices had a pay cut during the Recession in 2010.