Laurel employees will get a pay raise this coming fiscal year

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - Laurel Chief Administrator, Dennis Keveryn said they are not raising taxes on city residents.

Keveryn said  tourism and sales tax are up. He said employees can also look to get a 2 percent pay raise this year.

He said the administration will present a $44 million dollar budget to the council later this month.