PUBLIC HEARING FOR PROPOSED FY17-18 BUDGET @ TOWN HALL

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
6:30 PM
7:30 PM
117 Settlers Lane, Kure Beach NC 28449
The proposed budget includes the following highlights:
  1. Tax rate remains at its current rate of $0.285, which is $0.0137 greater than the revenue-neutral tax rate
  2. Monthly fee per residential garbage cart increases from $6 to $12 for all carts after the first cart. The first garbage cart remains the same at $6 per month
  3. Trash pickup fees increase as follows:
    • minimum truck load: current $10 charge increases to $15 charge
    • ¼ truck load: current $30 charge increases to $45 charge
    • ½ truck load: current $60 charge increases to $90 charge
    • ¾ truck load: current $90 charge increases to $135 charge
    • full truck load: current $120 charge increases to $180 charge
    • appliances: current $10 charge increases to $15 charge
  4. Cost of Living adjustment of 1.5 percent for employees
  5. Merit increase of 2.5 percent to reward employees who are performing above expectation

 

A hard copy of the budget message and the proposed budget ordinance and fee schedule has been submitted to the governing body and is on file for public inspection in the office of the Deputy Clerk. You can view it by clicking HERE.

 
Town of Kure Beach | 117 Settlers Lane, Kure Beach, NC 28449 | 910-458-8216