Council Approves 2012 Budget

| January 18, 2012
Print Friendly, PDF & Email

The Carrollton City Council gave final approval to the city budget Tuesday evening.  Administrative Assistant Terry Bell says tackling the annual project requires a variety of information from several aspects of city government… 

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


The approved wage increase was 50-cents per hour for full-time city employees. Council members also discussed a small tax increase that will be placed on the April ballot.  Bell says the proposal is a transportation tax that comes due later this year. 

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

In other business the community will rent out property that has required upkeep over the years.  A request for bid was recently issued but only one proposal was submitted. Bell says the property is located on the south side of town

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Area residents have seen the land house to a variety of things…

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


According to Bell the one-year agreement will save the community money by not having to maintain the ground. 
Council members also approved a schedule change to the community’s annual Relay for Life.  The event will be held on May 5th from noon until midnight on the city square.

Please follow and like us:

Category: Local News, News

About the Author ()