Harrison County

Biloxi votes for employee furloughs

The Biloxi City Council this afternoon voted 4-3 to approve furloughs for all employees.

Each employee will be required to take one furlough day every other month, six per year.

But Mayor A.J. Holloway is to report to the City Council monthly to determine whether furloughs are needed going forward.

Voting for the furloughs were Clark Griffith, Tom Wall, Lucy Denton, Ed Gemmill.

Voting against furloughs were George Lawrence, Bill Stallworth and David Fayard.

Read more about this story in Wednesday's Sun Herald.