The council voted on and passed ordinances No. 12 and No. 13, 2011, which fixes the salaries of police officers and firefighters respectively, for 2012 and thereafter.
Both departments' salaries are set with 14-year increments, which stayed consistent with last year.
Also discussed regarding pay was a vote and pass on Ordinance No. 14, 2011, which fixes the salaries of appointed officers and employees of Brazil for 2012.
The council also voted on and passed a motion to allow the Parks Department to set a predetermined pay range for its employees from $7.25-$9.50.
Meanwhile, per recommendation from councilman Steve Lamb, the council decided that Halloween trick-or-treating will take place Oct. 30 and 31, from 6-8 p.m.
The City Council will meet next Wednesday for a budget workshop meeting and then again on Oct. 12 for its monthly meeting. Both meetings will take place at 7 p.m. in the Brazil City Hall.