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LAYTON MAYOR, COUNCIL OK PAY RAISE FOR THEMSELVES

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The mayor and City Council approved a pay raise for themselves Thursday after holding a public hearing and getting no comments.

Mayor Jerry Stevenson's pay will go up $300 a month, from $1,000 to $1,300, and council pay will increase $150 a month, from $500 to $650.Assistant City Manager Jim Mason said the city surveyed salary levels of other cities of comparable size and found Layton was behind in its pay scale.