…Londoners should be getting private adult chat lines. An Alt-London commenter reports that Chief Administrative Officer Jeff Fielding is suggesting that city staff answering calls at a proposed municipal services call centre should receive annual salaries of approximately $100,000. Although this figure is not confirmed, it is certain that city staff manning a call centre will be making much more than the standard $10-$12 per hour call centre wage.
What's wrong with issuing an RFP and allowing Municipal employees to bid on the process along with private providers? If there is a business case to be made, make it.