Committee approves budget
April 27, 2022
The Sweet Home Budget Committee on Wednesday, April 20, approved the proposed budget for fiscal year 2022-23, which includes a notable tax reduction.
Mayor Greg Mahler and city councilors Diane Gerson, Susan Coleman, Lisa Gourley, Dylan Richards, Angelita Sanchez, and Dave Trask were present, as were Citizen Budget Committee members Josh Thorstad, Kenneth Hamlin, Robert Briana and David Lowman. Derek Dix was absent.
The committee voted to reduce the police local option levy to $6.30 per $1,000, instead of the full $7.85 approved by 71% of the voters. The decision reduces the public sa...