Bessemer Township approves amended budget
March 25, 2021
By CHARITY SMITH
RAMSAY — Some residents of Bessemer Township complained at Monday’s annual meeting of the township board of trustees about a proposed increase of $3,000 to the deputy treasurer’s wage. The request by township treasurer Hope Tarnaski would have increased deputy treasure Corine Johnston’s pay to $3,600.
Residents voiced concerns with the increase. It was the first township meeting attended by members and residents in-person and via Zoom.
Resident Jean Verbos questioned the need for the increase, when the new accessor Melissa Prisbe, who sta...