“It stinks” — Statesville Mayor on budget proposal

  

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We know what Statesville Mayor Costi Kutteh thinks of the City’s budget proposal and its fourteen percent tax rate increase.

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Kutteh on Around the City this morning. Reviewing the budget, he says recent additions to spending are part of the increase.

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According to Kuttheh, those additions add-up to nearly three cents on the tax rate. He says he’s looking for ways to trim as much of the $2 million increase as possible. The public will have the opportunity to provide feedback at tonight’s meeting, starting at 7:00 at City Hall.

Also this evening — Council members will be updated on the Vance Hotel parking project. The City is looking at a new parking structure over the lot behind the building.

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