Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Manitowoc Finance Committee Amends Budget to Restore Half of Mayor's $100,000 Cut to Library
Mayor anticipates signing amended Manitowoc budget. (Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter, 11/13/2012)
Manitowoc Finance Committee sending budget on to council. (Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter, 11/12/2012)
Mayor Justin Nickels proposed a 1.5% decrease in the tax levy -- $747 on a $100,000 home.
The Finance Committee countered with a flat tax levy -- $759 on a $100,000 home.
One of the beneficiaries of the amended budget is the library. The Finance Committee restores $50,000 of the Mayor's proposed $100,000 cut.
The full Council votes on the budget on Monday, November 19.
Meeting service needs and budget challenges. (11/13/2012)