Fiscal 2023 DIF Account

July 21st: Motion To Change How We Handle Excess Growth Increases Tax Bills

July 21st.
If this passes, it means a real estate tax increase

Right now 4 are against it:

  1. Berman
  2. Colorio
  3. Carlson
  4. Russell

Not sure how someone can say they are for the lowest residential rate while voting in favor of this motion??   


REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE Upon the Order of Councilor Khrystian E. King, Mayor Joseph M. Petty and Councilor Kathleen M. Toomey - Request City Manager consider revising the Financial Integrity Plan for Fiscal Year 2021 (FY21) to allocate excess New Growth above budgeted to: 1) The High School Building Fund; and 2) The City Manager Capital Campaign Fund, to prepare for the capital costs for the South Division Fire Station and the city wide Financial Management System: recommend adoption of the accompanying Order. (Tabled Under Privilege - Bergman June 16, 2020)

Mayor Petty read the item and moved for a roll call vote to Table the Item Under Privilege for a second time until the July 21, 2020 City Council meeting. Tabled Under Privilege on a roll call vote of 11 Yeas and 0 Nays Tabled Under Privilege - Bergman