The Transylvania Times -

By Mark Todd
Staff Writer" 

Women Rally In Support Of Equal Pay


A number of women attended the rally in front of the courthouse.(Photo by Mark Todd)

Rose Baltazore, a meter reader for the City of Brevard since 1992, believes she doesn't earn equal pay and has complained to the city without success.

Baltazore was at a noon rally on Tuesday in front of the courthouse that called for equal pay for women and included Mayor Jimmy Harris reading a proclamation designating April 22 as Equal Pay Day.

Baltazore has hired a lawyer and talked to the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission but said she cannot afford to take legal action.

City Manager Joe Albright declined to comment about Baltazore, saying state law designates this as a per...

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