Lake of Bays has approved a salary increase for the new mayor and council. Yesterday, council approved a two per cent increase to the base salary of mayor and council. The next mayor will get $39,083, deputy mayor $18,913 and councillors $16,413. Council also voted in favour of an added two per cent each year from January 2016 to 2018, unless there’s a salary freeze. Council also voted against having a full-time mayor.