The Chariton City Council approved a salary increase and the salary for Chariton City Manager Laura Liegois for the 2021-22 fiscal year at their regular meeting Monday, June 21.

The council approved a 3.5 percent salary increase for Liegois, raising her salary from $91,350 in FY 2020-21 to $94,547.25 in FY 2021-22.

The salary increase and new salary for Liegois will take effect July 1, 2021, and last through June 30, 2022.