»What's new: The Omaha City Council unanimously approved Mayor-elect Jean Stothert's proposal to cut her salary.
»The details: Stothert proposed to cut the mayor's salary by 10 percent from 2014 to 2018. City attorneys said that would decrease the mayor's salary by $11,368 each year. Stothert's annual salary would be $102,312 for the four-year period. The salary is set by city ordinance.
»What we already knew: The southwest Omaha representative and mayor-elect promised voters she'd start to reduce city spending by making cuts in the Mayor's Office.