Public Hearing on the FY 2018 City Operating Budget to be held on Tuesday, May 30, 2017, at 5:30 pm, in the City Council Chambers, 3rd floor, City Hall, 137 Roosevelt Avenue, Pawtucket, RI.
CITY OF PAWTUCKET
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The City Council of the City of Pawtucket will hold a PUBLIC HEARING on the AMENDMENTS to the Proposed Annual Operating Budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018.
THIS HEARING WILL BE HELD TUESDAY, MAY 30, 2017 AT 5:30 P.M. in the City Council Chambers, 3rd Floor, City Hall, 137 Roosevelt Avenue, Pawtucket, Rhode Island.
THIS HEARING WILL ENTERTAIN WRITTEN OR ORAL QUESTIONS RELATIVE TO ONLY THE AMENDMENTS WHICH ARE AS FOLLOWS:
Emergency Mgmt Salaries & Benefits $101,830
PS Communications Salaries & Benefits $197,611
INCREASE IN OPERATING EXPENSES TOTAL $ 12,400
Municipal Court Outside Vendors $ 2,400
DECREASE IN OPERATING EXPENSES TOTAL $ 65,000
DECREASE IN CAPITAL EXPENSES TOTAL $ 30,000
Equipment Maint GPS Equipment $ 30,000
DECREASE IN OTHER FINANCING USES TOTAL $ 7,500
City Council Other Financing Uses $ 7,500
INCREASE IN OTHER FINANCING USES TOTAL $ 10,000
INCREASE IN FIXED CHARGES TOTAL $ 10,000
TOTAL DECREASE IN EXPENDITURES: $412,601
INCREASE TO FINES & FORFEITURES TOTAL $ 2,400
Municipal Court Municipal P.T.E. $ 2,400
INCREASE TO INTEREST TOTAL $ 40,000
Real Estate Interest $ 20,000
Bank Investment Interest $ 20,000
DECREASE TO INTERGOVERNMENTAL TOTAL $ 12,363
Emergency Mgmt Agency $ 12,363
DECREASE TO OTHER FINANCING SOURCES TOTAL $ 40,000
Other Financing Sources $ 40,000
DECREASE TO PROPERTY TAXES TOTAL $402,638
Current Real Estate 2017 $402,638
TOTAL DECREASE IN REVENUES $412,601
The amended rate of $22.62 against the prior year rate of $21.89 represents a $0.73 increase on residential taxes. Therefore, the above amendments represent a $0.10 decrease on residential taxes to the proposed budget.
The amended rate of $34.73 against the prior year rate of $33.61 represents a $1.12 increase on commercial taxes. Therefore, the above amendments represent a $0.15 decrease on commercial taxes to the proposed budget.
The amended rate of $52.09 against the prior year rate of $52.09 represents a $0 increase on the tangible personal property. Therefore, the above amendments represent a $0 increase on tangible personal property taxes on the proposed budget.
The amended rate of $53.30 against the prior year rate of $53.30 represents a $0 increase on the motor vehicles. Therefore, the above amendments represent a $0 increase on motor vehicles taxes on the proposed budget.
The City of Pawtucket does not discriminate against the disabled. Individuals requesting interpreter services for deaf or hard of hearing must notify the City Clerk’s Office 72 hours in advance of said hearing by calling (401) 728-0500, Ext. 225. Also, TDD telephone (401) 722-8239.
Richard J. Goldstein
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