Milwaukee Sick-Day Policy Costs $4.8M

Shields, Yvette
February 2002
Bond Buyer;2/6/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31319, p30
Trade Publication
Reports that Milwaukee County, Wisconsin has paid $4.8 million in unused sick time to employees who retired during the month of January 2002 under a controversial pension enhancement package. Impact of the policy on financial position and budget of the state; Role of the pension package in the decision of employees for retiring; Provision for the retiring employees for their outstanding sick days under the package.


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