Ballot Question 2F: How does Dacono’s compensation for its elected officials compare to surrounding communities?

Of the surrounding communities, Dacono has the one of the lowest rates of compensation for its Mayor and City Councilmembers. Below is a list of compensation rates for surrounding municipalities.  

Monthly Rates of Compensation for City Councils/Boards of Trustees

Municipality 

Population (2020)

Mayor 

Councilmember/Trustee 

Bennett

2,603

$500

$250

Berthoud

8,574

$400

$300

Dacono

6,297

$75

$50

Erie

27,157

$500

$300

Firestone

13,165

$350

$300

Fort Lupton

8,600

$750

$500

Frederick

10,414

$300

$150

Keenesburg 

1,774

$500

$150

Mead

4,978

$1,000

$700

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1. Ballot Question 2F: When did the City last increase compensation for City Council?
2. Ballot Question 2F: Can the City’s budget handle the proposed increase?
3. Ballot Question 2F: What is the monthly time commitment for the Mayor and City Councilmembers?
4. Ballot Question 2F: How does Dacono’s compensation for its elected officials compare to surrounding communities?
5. Ballot Question 2E: What would this change accomplish?
6. Ballot Question 2E: How do other municipalities refer to this position?