Green Springs gets new fiscal officer

GREEN SPRINGS Amanda Salinas was hired as fiscal officer for Green Springs during council’s meeting Jan. 14.

She replaces Mary Jo Gill.

Salinas is to receive $30,000 per year, contingent on pre-employment screening and six months of probation.

During its Jan. 7 meeting, council voted to remove Dustin Nowak, Andrew Shelton and John Grabill as probationary status employees to regular status employees with a 50-cent pay increase.

In further business, council adopted an ordinance to declare a pay raise of 15 cents per hour, effective Dec, 31.

Mayor Jesse Darr recommended and council approved Donald Sours as council president.

Greg Lowe was approved as fire prevention officer for 2013.

Visitors complimented village workers on “superior” work at snow removal, noting sidewalks were clear.