Airway Heights council hears initial presentation of public feedback concerning budget gap
Last updated 8/13/2020 at 10:25am
AIRWAY HEIGHTS - Members of administration and council have been considering declaring a financial emergency as the city faces a $1.9 million budget shortfall. That may have changed, however, as City Manager Albert Tripp recommended council table such a declaration at their Aug. 10 study session.
"My recommendation would be to table (the resolution) indefinitely," Tripp told council. "Table it in the sense that essentially it would not move forward; it would die in its current existence."
Tripp said the idea of declaring a financial emergency was to create public awareness of the financial...