Council passes budget

first_imgLatest Stories Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Published 3:00 am Wednesday, February 17, 2016 Following the meeting, Griffin said he wanted to make peace, not cause problems.“I’m for this town and for the people,” he said. “I’m a problem-solver, not a problem maker.”The Brundidge City Council meets at 4 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of the month at Brundidge City Hall. All meetings are open to the public. Allocations to agencies, including the Pike County Chamber of Commerce and the Pike Regional Child Advocacy Center, remained the same, the mayor said.Prior to the second reading of an ordinance to change the mayor/council salaries for the next administration, District 2 Council Member Arthur Lee Griffin said he would like to rescind the ordinance to raise the salaries.Griffin had placed the ordinance on the table at the Feb. 2 council meeting.All members of the council voted in favor of Griffin’s motion. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day You Might Like Little-known activist subject of library talk Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott of December 12, 1957, are synonymous. But, the name Juliette Hampton Morgan has… read more The city’s general fund budget for FY2016 is $3,653,313 and the utility fund is $8,489,152.Other expenditures set forth in other funds include five city projects: a TAPS Grant of $460,847 for the city’s sidewalk project, the clean water fund of $2,250,000, DWSRLF Water System, $90,475; CDBG ED NIP $424,881and ALDOT NIP, $492,300 for industrial development.Ramage said the budget also included a raise in the city’s library budget to $217,036. Book Nook to reopen Plans underway for historic Pike County celebrationcenter_img Council passes budget Email the author By The Penny Hoarder Sponsored Content The Brundidge City Council passed the largest budget in the city’s history at its Tuesday meeting.Brundidge Mayor Jimmy Ramage said the budget of $15 million plus came on the heels of a pretty good financial year for the city.The total budget for the fiscal year beginning October 1, 2015, and ending September 30, 2016 is $15,860,968 and includes a 5 percent raise for city employees. Print Article The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… By Jaine Treadwell Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more