Medical Lake City Council tackles budget, salary items
The Tuesday, Dec. 3 Medical Lake City Council meeting saw the second hearing on the 2014 budget and the first reading of a salary ordinance.
The city is proposing spending $9.29 million in 2014, an increase of about $200,00 over 2013 budge. The current expense fund is set to increase from $2,930,148 to $3,230,629 in 2014. Property and excise taxes are the largest sources of revenue for the general fund.
According to an email from City Administrator Doug Ross, the council called for the first reading of ordinance 1033 which would set the salaries and compensation for appointive officers and...