May 5, 2020

Council President Mike Galime Debates Referendums for Utica Mayor Salary & Police Residency

Utica Council President Mike Galime explains how the Public Referendum process could be used to approve a pay increase for the Utica Mayor, and whether any […]
March 23, 2020

Utica Council Votes to Raise Mayor’s Salary in Coronavirus Crisis – President Mike Galime Reacts

Utica Common Council President Michael Galime says the Council should have waited to vote on a salary increase for Utica Mayor Rob Palmieri and Comptroller Bill […]
March 16, 2020

Councilman Frank Meola – How Budget would Pay for Utica Mayor & Comptroller Salary Raises

Utica Councilman Frank Meola in the 4th Ward explains why he proposed pay raises for the Utica Mayor and City Comptroller, and how the budget will […]
March 16, 2020

Mike Galime Talks Utica Council Response to Coronavirus & Proposed Mayor Pay Raise

Utica Council President Mike Galime explains how Utica Common Council will handle budget process during Coronavirus Crisis, and shares his thoughts about funds used for proposed […]