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Dubuque St closed to through traffic from Penn St to Front St on March 22

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City Council on January 15, 2019

Agenda

Special Work Session, 5:30 p.m., City Council Chambers

  1. Call to order
  2. Roll call
  3. Approval of the Agenda
  4. Budget Presentation – FY 2020
  5. Adjournment

Minutes

Call to order

Mayor Terry Donahue called the January 15, 2019 Special Work Session to order at 5:41 p.m. Councilors present:  Jennifer Goings, Chris Hoffman, and Sarah Madsen; absent: Annie Pollock, Jim Sayre.

Others present: Ryan Heiar, Tracey Mulcahey, Chief Diane Venenga, Chief Brian Platz, Tom Palmer, Jennie Garner, Guy Goldsmith, Shelly Simpson, Dean Wheatley, Nick Bergus, Debra Hilton, Michael Pentecost, Greg Metternich, Drew Lammers, Joel Miller, and other interested parties.

Approval of the Agenda

Madsen moved, Goings seconded to approve the agenda. The vote was all ayes. Agenda approved.

Budget Presentation – FY 2020

Heiar presented information on the objectives of this meeting.  Staff presented information on the proposed FY 2020 budget.  Council discussed the budget proposals with department heads.

Councilor Pollock arrived at 5:50 p.m.

Staff is proposing a property tax increase from $11.03 to $11.16 (1.26%) to accommodate a lull in valuation coming on the tax rolls. The next budget meeting will be Tuesday, January 29 to discuss Capital Projects and Social Service funding.

Adjournment

At 7:02 p.m., Mayor Donahue adjourned the meeting.

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