We had our first day long FY 2017 budget worksession today. Here is the highlights of the changes the Mayor and Council discussed

  • Additional RRFB (street crossing light)  at a future location: $25,000
  • Additional streetlights: $6,000
  • CPCUP funding request for Homeownership grants: $5,000
  • Removal of Old noise meter calibration: ($900)
  • Interpretation service $1,000
  • Additional Adobe InDesign software license $240
  • Additional Adobe Illustrator software license $250
  • Hollywood commercial district beautification / landscaping project: $10,000
  • Contribution to UMD’s IFC tailgate event: $7,000

We plan to meet again next Saturday for a brief session to continue the budget discussion. I’ll keep you posted.