City of Asheville Submitted: December 19, 2022 | Updated: January 4, 2023

(December 2022) Request for City of Asheville, NC Government: “Historical Pay Data” for employees on 08/01/19, 08/01/20, 08/01/21, 06/01/22, 08/01/22.

Hello City of Asheville, NC Government (Records Officer),

I'd like to make a public records request for the following information under NC Public Records Law.
Ref: https://www.ncleg.net/enactedlegislation/statutes/html/bychapter/chapter_132.html

NOTE: If it isn't possible to query the records in the manner requested below, please let me know. Additionally – If any / all of the info is already publicly available online somewhere (such as the City's Open Data Portal), please provide a link to where it can be accessed.

Please provide “Historical Pay Data” for all employees, on each of the the following dates:

- August 01, 2019
- August 01, 2020
- August 01, 2021
- June 01, 2022
- August 01, 2022

Please include the employee’s name, base salary, job title, and department.

This request should also include all “exempt” and “non exempt” pay plans for the above years.

I am not requesting to come in person to inspect, nor to obtain printed copies of, electronic records. In accordance with NC Public Records Law, I’m requesting explicitly that all responsive records be provided via an electronic medium / format (in which the records should already exist), such as an email, file share, google drive folder, mailed flash drive if necessary, etc.

** I do not have any additional or further clarifying info to provide other than what you see in the message above. If you are unable to fulfill any or all parts of this request, please specifically cite where a reason for denial is justified under NC Public Records Law.**
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[Editor’s Note: This request has been sent solely from the email address [email protected] . If anyone other than that email address contacts you to pursue a similar request, it did not come from our Team. Please do not commingle or treat that as an alteration or cancellation of our request – We intend to continue to pursue our request.

Please note that we cannot commit to sign any forms or pay any potential fees / associated costs related to any request. If it is not possible to process the request without incurring fees, then please let us know the itemized potential cost.]

Thank you for your assistance!

I would also like this to include all exempt and non exempt pay plans for the above years.

Thank you.

Editor’s Note: Sunshine Request makes no claim as to the veracity of any statements or information contained in any of the requests, or public records, we receive.

Status: Completed

Activity:

  • January 4, 2023 10:34 am

    4 weeks ago

    from: City of Asheville Public Records <[email protected]>
    to: [email protected]
    date: Jan 4, 2023, 10:34 AM
    subject: Your City of Asheville public records request #22-583 has been closed.

     

    Per N.C.G.S. 160A-168, City employee salary information that is public record is current salary and the date of each increase or decrease in salary. Therefore, the information as requested is not public record. Your request is now closed. Please reply to this message or contact [email protected] if you have any questions.


    Status: Completed
  • January 3, 2023 6:02 pm

    4 weeks ago

    from: Sunshine Request <[email protected]>
    to: [email protected]
    date: Jan 3, 2023, 6:02 PM
    subject: Re: [External Message Added] City of Asheville public records request #22-583

     

    Good afternoon City of Asheville Public Records,

     

    Thank you for the message. I will mark this request as completed on our site.

     

    Happy New Year!


    Status: Completed
  • January 3, 2023 10:57 am

    4 weeks ago

    from: City of Asheville Public Records <[email protected]>
    to: [email protected]
    date: Jan 3, 2023, 10:57 AM
    subject: [External Message Added] City of Asheville public records request #22-583

     

    Good morning, Sunshine Request,

     

    I apologize for the delay; I have been out of office. Per statute 160A-168, the City employee salary information that is public record is current salary and the date of each increase or decrease of salary. Therefore, the information as requested is not public record. Please let me know if you would like to amend your request; you can either reply to this message or contact [email protected] Thank you (and Happy New Year to you too!).


    Status: Response Received from Government
  • December 29, 2022 2:03 pm

    1 month ago

    from: Sunshine Request <[email protected]>
    to: [email protected]
    date: Dec 29, 2022, 2:03 PM
    subject: Re: [External Message Added] City of Asheville public records request #22-583

     

    Good afternoon City of Asheville Public Records,

     

    I wanted to ask if you were able to provide an estimated timeline for completion of this request?

     

    I will check back in again in January.

     

    Happy New Year!


    Status: Follow up
  • December 19, 2022 4:05 pm

    1 month ago

    from: City of Asheville Public Records <[email protected]> reply-to: [email protected]
    to: [email protected]
    date: Dec 19, 2022, 4:05 PM
    subject: [External Message Added] City of Asheville public records request #22-583

     

    City of Asheville Public Records

     

    A message was sent to you regarding record request #22-583:

     

    Your public records request has been received by the City of Asheville and has been assigned to the appropriate person(s) for processing. Once processing is complete, you will receive any responsive records. Please reply to this message or contact [email protected] if you have any questions.

     

    View Request 22-583

    https://cityofashevillenc.nextrequest.com/requests/22-583


    Status: Government Processing Request
  • December 19, 2022 3:30 pm

    1 month ago

    **Editor’s Note: This request was sent in via Asheville City Government’s public records request portal. As we receive updates, we will post them here on our website. Thank you for using Sunshine Request!

     

    Hello City of Asheville (Records Officer),

     

    I’d like to make a public records request for information that may be available in your office.

     

    If you’re not the appropriate party to contact about the request, please provide the correct name and email address of whom I should send it to.

     

    Please confirm receipt to let me know the request will begin processing, and if possible, please provide a rough estimate of when the request may be completed. I will plan on following up again in early January if I have not heard back before then.

     

    Here are the details of the request:

     

    Subject: (December 2022) Request for City of Asheville, NC Government: “Historical Pay Data” for employees on 08/01/19, 08/01/20, 08/01/21, 06/01/22, 08/01/22.

     

    Message: “Hello City of Asheville, NC Government (Records Officer),

     

    I’d like to make a public records request for the following information under NC Public Records Law.

    Ref: https://www.ncleg.net/enactedlegislation/statutes/html/bychapter/chapter_132.html

     

    NOTE: If it isn’t possible to query the records in the manner requested below, please let me know. Additionally – If any / all of the info is already publicly available online somewhere (such as the City’s Open Data Portal), please provide a link to where it can be accessed.

     

    Please provide “Historical Pay Data” for all employees, on each of the the following dates:

     

    – August 01, 2019

    – August 01, 2020

    – August 01, 2021

    – June 01, 2022

    – August 01, 2022

     

    Please include the employee’s name, base salary, job title, and department.

     

    This request should also include all “exempt” and “non exempt” pay plans for the above years.

     

    I am not requesting to come in person to inspect, nor to obtain printed copies of, electronic records. In accordance with NC Public Records Law, I’m requesting explicitly that all responsive records be provided via an electronic medium / format (in which the records should already exist), such as an email, file share, google drive folder, mailed flash drive if necessary, etc.

     

    ** I do not have any additional or further clarifying info to provide other than what you see in the message above. If you are unable to fulfill any or all parts of this request, please specifically cite where a reason for denial is justified under NC Public Records Law.**

    ——————

     

    [Editor’s Note: This request has been sent solely from the email address [email protected] . If anyone other than that email address contacts you to pursue a similar request, it did not come from our Team. Please do not commingle or treat that as an alteration or cancellation of our request – We intend to continue to pursue our request.

     

    Please note that we cannot commit to sign any forms or pay any potential fees / associated costs related to any request. If it is not possible to process the request without incurring fees, then please let us know the itemized potential cost.]

     

    Thank you for your assistance!

     

    I would also like this to include all exempt and non exempt pay plans for the above years.

     

    Thank you.”

     

    Thank you for your assistance!

     

    ** Sunshine Request (www.sunshinerequest.com) makes no claim as to the veracity of any statements or information contained in any of the requests, or public records, we receive.


    Status: Sent to Government
  • December 19, 2022 11:37 am

    1 month ago

    Submitted to Sunshine Request
    Status: Pending