Final Budget Hearing Agenda Audio and Decision
September 22, 2016
CALL TO ORDER 5:30 PM
Pledge of Allegiance
Roll Call 5:30 PM
Additions, Deletions or Changes to the Agenda 5:31 PM
Commissioner Barile asked if Resolution No. 839 be added to the agenda. Mayor stated it could be item number 5.
1. Millage Rate Increase Discussion 5:32 PM
F.S. 200.065(2)(e)1 requires that the first substantive issue to be discussed must be the percentage increase in millage over the rolled-back rate necessary to fund the budget and specific purposes for which the ad valorem tax revenues are being increased.
a. Presentation by Town Manager regarding purposes of millage increase
b. General Public Comment regarding the proposed increase.
2. Public announcement: per F.S. 200.065(2)(d) & (e), the following announcement must be made: 7:09 PM
“The Town of Sewall’s Point, Florida’s rolled back rate is 2.7868. The percentage increase in property taxes for Fiscal Year 2016-2017 is 2.99% and the Town’s millage rate to be adopted is 2.8700 mills.”
3. Resolution No. 837 adopting the final FY 2016-2017 millage rate. 7:10 PM
4. Resolution No. 838 adopting the final FY 2016-2017 operating budget. 7:10 PM
COMMENTS FROM THE PUBLIC ON NON-AGENDA ITEMS
Please submit a comment card to the Town Clerk and limit your comments to three (3) minutes.
DISCUSSION BY COMMISSION OR STAFF 7:18 PM
ADJOURN 7:40 PM