City Releases 2015 Financial Statement Including Council Earnings

Mayor Lori Ackerman and Councillor Larry Evans. [Credit: Montana Cumming]

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The City of Fort St. John released the 2015 Statement of Financial Information today at council.

Mayor Lori Ackerman brought in $62,727.29 and had $23,713.94 in expenses for 2015.

Councillors Trevor Bolin, Bruce Christensen, Dan Davies, Lawrence Evans, Gord Klassen, and Byron Stewart all brought in around $24,000 respectively. The expenses among them varied, but councillors Klassen, Evans, and Christensen all had expenses over $15,000 last year.

Councillor Trevor Bolin had $0 in expenses according to the report.

Fire fighter Brent Morgan made $185,193.23$ in 2015, behind Curtis Redpath who made $198,347.90.

Overall, the city paid employees $16,909,152.25. In 2015, the city paid vendors $140,556,929.27.