Second Budget Hearing - September 22, 2015

MIAMI SHORES VILLAGE

BUDGET HEARING – FISCAL YEAR 2015-2016

The Miami Shores Village Council held their second and final Public Hearing on the proposed Fiscal Year 2015-2016 millage levies and budgets on Tuesday, September 22, 2015. The Meeting was held at the C. Lawton McCall Community Center and was called to order at 6:30 PM with the following members present:

PRESENT:                        Alice Burch                                                    ABSENT:              Steven Zelkowitz

                                           Herta Holly

Ivonne Ledesma

Jesse Walters

                                          

ALSO PRESENT:             Tom Benton, Village Manager

                                           Barbara Estep, Village Clerk

                                           Richard Sarafan, Village Attorney

A RESOLUTION OF THE MIAMI SHORES VILLAGE COUNCIL, MIAMI SHORES

VILLAGE, FLORIDA, ADOPTING THE FINAL LEVYING OF AD VALOREM TAXES FOR MIAMI SHORES VILLAGE FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2015, PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

A RESOLUTION OF THE MIAMI SHORES VILLAGE COUNCIL, MIAMI SHORES VILLAGE, FLORIDA, ADOPTING THE FINAL BUDGETS FOR FISCAL YEAR 2015; AND

PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

Ms. Estep read the proposed Resolutions into the record. Mayor Burch opened the floor for the Public Hearing and invited any interested individuals to speak on either of the two resolutions. No one present came forward to offer remarks. Mayor Burch closed the Public Hearing.

Councilwoman Holly moved to adopt the Resolution establishing the Fiscal Year 2016 final ad valorem tax levies. Councilman Walters seconded the motion and the vote was unanimous in favor of the motion.

Councilwoman Holly moved to adopt the Resolution adopting the Fiscal Year 2016 Budgets. Councilman Walters seconded the motion.

The Council thanked the Administration and Staff for their work on the budget and for lowering the millage rate from 8.0 to 7.9.

ADJOURNMENT

The September 22, 2015 Public Hearing on the Fiscal Year 2015-2016 tax levies and budgets was adjourned at 6:35 PM.

                                                                                                           

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Barbara A. Estep, MMC

Village Clerk