Archive: March, 2014


Sales tax increase sought

City faces $977,000 shortfall Local Liquor Control Commission Tuesday, March 25, 6:30 p.m., Civic Center Room 108 City Council meeting  7:00 p.m. Televised on cable Channel 16,  streamed on City site Earlier this month we learned that the City faces a $977,000 shortfall for the 2014-2015 fiscal year. Revenues are down and expenses are up.  I […]

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$977,000 budget shortfall anticipated

Tuesday, March 4, 7:00 p.m., Civic Center Room 108 Closed meeting begins at 6:00 p.m. Televised on cable Channel 16, streamed on City site City Manager Kevin Baity informed Council and the public  on Friday that anticipated General Fund revenues for FY 2014-2015 fall $977,000 short of projected expenses. The shortfall is attributed, in part, to falling sales […]

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Closed meetings to select City Council member

Due to a very bad – and persistent – cold I did not post my emails concerning Council’s selection of the City Council member to fill the seat left vacant by Acting Mayor Don Monty. I am posting the announcements of both meetings here, for the record. Applicants for vacant Council seat Wednesday, February 19, […]

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