The Grove City Council will conduct a public meeting this week to discuss the upcoming city budget.
The meeting will take place at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5 at the Grove Community Center, Room 5.
The budget, discussed in May during a two hour special session, has a total of $9,724,400 for the general expenditures; $432,700 for the emergency communication fund (the newly named police dispatch and 911), and $5,458,900 for the city capital fund.
In other business, council members will discuss and possibly take action on the violation of an amended administrative order for a residence located at 615 S. Cherokee Street.
Other items to be approved are:
• an application for a permit from the Southern Drag Boat Association for the sale and consumption of low-point beer at the drag racing race set for July 7 and 8 at Wolf Creek Park.
• a sales tax incentive agreement with Gabby’s Place.
• an agreement with attorney Darren Cook to provide legal services.
The council will also go into executive session to discuss the city treasurer’s annual evaluation.
Just The Facts
The proposed 2018-19 fiscal year budget for the City of Grove.
City General Expenditures - $9,724,700
Governing Board - $4,402,100
Administration - $625,000
Finance - $71,200
Police Administration - $1,769,500
Animal Control - $64,600
Emergency Management - $55,000
Fire Department - $615,500
Street Department - $735,000
Vehicle Maintenance - $106,100
Building Inspections - $86,200
Code Enforcement - $60,300
Plaining & Zoning - $60,300
E911 - $113,200
Engineering - $8,000
Buildings & Grounds - $480,800
City Hall - $32,600
Golden Age Senior Center - $16,300
Civic Center - $73,500
Sports & Recreation Complex - $13,700
Wolf Creek Park - $20,300
Grove Springs Park - $4,200
Rotary Veterans Park - $2,700
Old Library Building - $600
Cemeteries - $3,300
NEO Higher Education Center - $16,200
Airport - $58,000
Swimming Pool - $119,300
Emergency Communication Fund - $432,700
(Police Dispatch & Jail)
City Capital - $5,458,900