More Than 7- Thousand COLA Checks to Be Mailed Out Friday


Guam –  As of tomorrow [Friday], more than seven thousand COLA recipients will receive their annual COLA pay outs. Approximately 7,200 checks, in the amount of $1,100 each, totaling more than 7.2 million are being processed and will be mailed out pursuant to PL 30-196.
“I commend the Department of Administration and others who have been diligently working to fulfill our commitment to our COLA recipients,” said Governor Felix P. Camacho. “I know this will bring relief to thousands of our residents.”

According to the Department of Administration Director Lou Perez, in addition to tomorrow’s anticipated pay out, more than one million in supplemental checks were disbursed yesterday (Oct. 27, 2010) to nearly three thousand residents.