The Office of the Mayor has defended late salary payments of its workers and insufficient money in the coffers of the CCC. Castries Mayor, Peterson Francis stated that since he took office, strike action has not been taken by CCC workers. Mayor Francis says a new payment structure have also been installed. The Castries Mayor spoke to reporters during a press conference held on December 4, 2018 at the Office of the Mayor. Senior News Correspondent Cecile Actille reports.