Fringe Benefits For Road Commissioners?

Just when you think you’ve figured everything out, you find an old practice that’s never mentioned. County Commissioners are required by law to appoint 3 members to the Road Commission for Oakland County and set their compensation.  The Road Commission for Oakland County is not a part of county government and their salary has been set at $10,000 a year for their services.  Not bad.  Their salary hasn’t changed in 21 years but I  thought it was pretty generous and no one ever suggested that we … [Read more...]