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… 
CarrolltonCouncil-1-ja
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. 

CarrolltonCouncil-2-ja

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

CarrolltonCouncil-3-ja

Area residents have seen the land house to a variety of things…
CarrolltonCouncil-4-ja
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.