Close

Sun Subscriber Website Login






Please wait....
 
News Story
Updated: 02/20/2014 08:00:03AM

Council clashes over budget

Share this story:


by Steve Bauer

Text Size:


A discussion over the proposed lease of two new sanitation trucks took an ugly turn Tuesday as council members sparred over responsible spending.

Mayor Alice Frierson and Deputy Mayor Joe Fink engaged in a tense back-and-forth after Frierson chided fellow council members over spending funds not included in the 2013/14 budget. The city would lease the two vehicles for five years each, with a total cost of $335,000. As part of the move, the city would sell four obsolete vehicles for $75,000. At the end of the lease term, the city could purchase the vehicles for $1 each.

You are currently not logged in
By logging in you can see the full story.

Subscribe to 
							the E-Edition
Get the Sun Delivered


ADVERTISEMENT