Notice of Public Hearing for FY19-20 Budget
The City Council will hold a public hearing on the proposed FY2019-20 Operating Budget on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 6:30 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the agenda will allow, at City Hall located at 24 Hill Plaza, Whiteville NC for the purposes of receiving comments on the proposed budget. Persons wishing to be heard are invited to make written or oral comments.
The proposed Operating Budget does not include a proposed property tax rate and the property tax rate will remain as $0.53 cents per $100 in value. Being proposed is a decline in residential sanitation rates and an increase in other sanitation services. Also proposed is new annual fees for stormwater, $72 residential rate and $144 commercial rate. The downtown municipal tax district does not include a rate increase and will remain at its current rate of 12 cents per $100 in value.
Pursuant to the Local Government Budget and Fiscal Control Act, the proposed operating budget for the City for FY2019-20 is being presented to the City Council on Friday, May 31, 2019. A copy of the proposed budget is available for public inspection in the office of the City Clerk and the City’s Finance office inside Whiteville City Hall located at 24 Hill Plaza. A copy of the proposed FY2019-20 operating budget may be viewed on the City’s website at www.whitevillenc.gov.
Darren L. Currie
City Manager/Budget Officer