FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Fort Wayne's city council is putting off voting on a new paid parental leave policy for city employees.
The council voted to table the ordinance during Tuesday's meeting.
The policy would allow birth and adoptive parents to take paid leave for three weeks when a child is born or adopted.
The mayor's office said it will cost the city less than $100,000 a year if it were applied to all employees.
The state being offering paid parental leave in January.
- City employee paid parental leave tabled
- Mayor Henry announces plan to provide paid parental leave to city employees
- Ligonier giving employees raises
- DeKalb County Planning Commission tables proposed farming restrictions
- Improvements to Memorial Park tabled at board meeting
- MSNBC paid woman who said Chris Matthews harassed her
- Parents organize Graduation Pathways meeting
- Parkview employees pack meals to give back
- Club Royal employees: 'We lost our home.'
- Rally held for VA employees, patients