by Olivia Rutt.
The top earning municipal employees across the county collectively took home over $7.3-million in 2016.
The “Sunshine List” of public sector employees in Ontario with a salary of at least $100,000 was released on March 31.
The local list includes 59 municipal employees (down from 61 in 2015) who were collectively paid $7,328,922 last year.
Thirty-four are from Wellington County, 11 from Centre Wellington, three each from Erin, Guelph-Eramosa, Mapleton and Minto, and one each from Puslinch and Wellington North.