No Raises For City Workers, Budget In The Black

No fees for non-profits? Make them pay too, just because it’s a non-profit does not mean they are strapped for cash.

No tax increases are contemplated and city employees will receive no raises, he said. The economy has remained sluggish and is expected to stay that way, Becklenberg said, with minimal increases in city sales, hotel room and property tax revenues.

Some exceptions to the city fee increases to recover all costs will be made for nonprofit organizations renting city facilities for events, Becklenberg said.

No Raises For City Workers, Budget In The Black