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Lilburn approves $6.2M budget

LILBURN -- The Lilburn City Council approved its annual $6.2 million general fund budget Monday night, a decrease from last year's figure.

The budget for fiscal year 2013-14 also includes $85,000 for the Confiscated Assets Fund, $171,000 for the Capital Projects Fund, $3,416,000 for 2009 SPLOST funding, and $200,230 for 2005 SPLOST funds.

In other business, the council:

-- Passed an Occupation Tax Ordinance Amendment, which makes changes in the regulatory fees assessed, including setting a minimum occupational tax fee at $25, removing the maximum ceiling of $25,000, and eliminating the $50 administrative fee and replacing it with one set later by the city council.

-- Amended its road closure application by changing the application fee from $250 to $100, and allowing the police chief to make recommendation on payments for police officers working at the events involving road closings.

-- Awarded a bid of $107,893 to Baldwin Paving for the resurfacing of two streets.

-- Denied the request for an alcohol license from Bella's Banquet Hall, 2800 U.S. Highway 29.

-- Announced that the Community Garage Sale will be held Saturday, June 22 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Comments

R 10 months, 2 weeks ago

Thats good news.

With a budget that size, they won't be buying but a couple of lots ...

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kevin 10 months, 2 weeks ago

Looks like a very smart mix of spending. No overspending on capital projects like in Duluth. They spend is as fast as it comes in in Duluth.

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paarlberg 10 months, 2 weeks ago

you mean faster than it comes in..

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