Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Free webinar for job seekers on best interview answers, hosted by Goodwill June 11 You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here Previous articleApopka comes together to support law enforcementNext articleBlack Lives Matter Marches peacefully in Sanford Dale Fenwick RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR The Apopka City Council will be reviewing a $102 Million proposed budget during four workshops scheduled over the next two weeks.The proposed 2016-2017 (Fiscal Year 2017) budget represents an increase of $12.5 Million or 13.9 percent over the FY 2016 budget.Major expenditures include:A new fire station, including equipment and personnel ($1.3 Million)Construction of a second communication tower for dispatch ($2.8 Million)Increased debt service ($600,000)Downtown improvements ($2 Million)Construction of a skate park ($750,000) and a splash pad ($200,000)Continued construction at the Sewer Treatment Plant ($16 Million)The proposed budget includes 18 new personnel positions.12 firefighters to staff the new fire station2 Fleet Mechanics1 HR specialist to replace the Payroll Specialist that was transferred to Finance2 Dispatchers to reduce the overtime in the Communications Center1 City EngineerThe proposed budget lists several “Budget Priorities,” including:Fire Station and furnishingsFourteen new vehicles, including eight police vehiclesFire EngineAmbulance & Power Load StretcherAsphalt truck & Skid Steer Milling MachineStormwater drainage upgradesNew sidewalksWater, reclaimed water and wastewater line upgradesSewer Treatment project – Phase IIStreet resurfacingTwo automated side-loader garbage trucksAt this point the proposed budget does not propose an increase in property tax rates. It does propose to use $2.6 Million of unrestricted reserves to keep the budget in balance.You can use this link to download the entire 753-page FY 2017 Apopka Budget Book for Workshops or this link to read the seven-page Apopka FY 2017 Proposed Budget Overview.The proposed budget will be discussed by the City Council and City Staff during the budget workshops. If history is any guide there will be many changes before the Council receives public comment next week.The first two Budget Workshops are scheduled for tomorrow and Wednesday from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM in the City Council Chambers at City Hall. The Anatomy of Fear LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Support conservation and fish with NEW Florida specialty license plate Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.
has always been concerned about the quality of life of people in many cities, many people do not live in the house, are living in tents. In Huaibei, shed reform work to get people’s attention. For dwelling in the living density, disrepair, low humidity and very dilapidated shantytowns residents moved into the new building is long. Inadequate infrastructure, housing and other issues of the past, to bring inconvenience to the lives of the masses, and shantytowns is undoubtedly a good opportunity to improve the living environment.
2016, Anhui Province, Huaibei municipal Party committee, municipal government will work as a shed for the benefit of the people of the "popular project" to realistically grasp, penggai included in the city’s "nine key projects", "the oath in two years ago in 13th Five-Year to complete the built-up area shantytowns plan. To win the fight to win the battle to change the tent, adhere to the precise force planning, precise force propaganda, precise force financing, precise force to move, precise force placement, precise force huimin.
completed the "impossible task"
said Huaibei shed change, Huaibei city penggai headquarters office director Yang Yongchao presented a set of data: by the end of 2016, the actual shantytowns started 48501 units, complete province issued a task of 13142 sets of 369.1%; and low-income housing in shantytowns basically completed 27566 units, completed, up to the task of 8500 sets of 324.3%, started construction the basic rate, completion rate of the province ranked first.
and a year’s time, Huaibei commodity housing stocks from the end of 2015 to 2016 square meters by the end of 800 thousand square meters, to shorten the cycle to only a mere eight months. Huaibei municipal Party committee secretary Huang Xiaowu believes that shed changed to promote the real estate inventory, promote the steady economic growth, the creation of the Huaibei brand.
can be said that the Huaibei shed changed to complete the impossible task, these highlights how to achieve it? Li Jianhua, director of the Huaibei Municipal Housing Authority seems, Huaibei shed changed far ahead of the experience summed up the two key words, that is, since the Reform Commission and purchase vouchers".
dwelling in the dark and wet places of life, will bring a serious risk to the health of the people, let people see the importance of reform work shed. Huaibei penggai always adhere to strict planning, leading in the shantytowns and optimize the layout of the city, improve the city function, promote coordinated economic development combined with the scientific planning of land use, integrate with the urban function improvement, reasonable arrangement of construction land, promote the intensive development of the city.