Budget Committee agrees to keep levy intact, move marijuana money to General Fund
May 20, 2020
The Sweet Home Budget Committee last week continued its discussion of allocating marijuana tax funds to the General Fund for future needs and $230,000 originally proposed for property tax reductions to fund up to two police officer positions.
The meeting also included discussion of various components of the city’s 2020-21 spending plan, including summaries of the proposed line-item budgets for the public works budget, finance and courts, and the executive and legislative departments.
Present for the May 14 meeting were City Councilors James Goble, Cortney Nash, Greg Mahler, Diane Gerson...