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New Floresville tax rate will mean $60K in budget cuts


New Floresville tax rate will mean $60K in budget cuts
Floresville Mayor Daniel Tejada (center) listens as councilmen Sherry Martinez Castillo and John W. Guerrero disagree over the city’s 2013 fiscal year budget during the Floresville City Council’s Sept. 27 meeting.


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Wilson County News
October 3, 2012
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FLORESVILLE -- The city council here now will be tasked with making approximately $60,000 in cuts to the fiscal year 2013 budget, after a 2-1 vote at the Sept. 27 Floresville City Council meeting brought about a reduction in the ad valorem tax rate.  . . .

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Airborne Trooper  
wilson cty  
August 30, 2013 7:28am
 
 
Alex, did you read why Mr Guerrero voted against it? Because in him mind, it wasnt putting the money into the waste water treatment. If that had been added, he probably ... Read More Read More
 
 
Sam Eagle  
Muppet Land  
August 29, 2013 7:36pm
 
 
Alex, none of these guys are my "boy." I'm just saying you might want to do your research before getting all hot and bothered over the increased water and sewer ... Read More Read More
 
 
Alex Lippert  
Floresville  
August 29, 2013 7:19pm
 
 
Sam, I did my research like you suggested. Last year, your boy Guerrero lowered the tax rate creating a loss of 60,000. This year,he wants to raise taxes by 46 per cent to ... Read More Read More
 
 
Airborne Trooper  
wilson cty  
October 4, 2012 8:51am
 
 
Very good point fly. You seem to get it, now if we can just get the mayor and council to understand it. It's tough times for everyone, government can cut back on spending ... Read More Read More
 
 
Flyguy  
Adkins  
October 4, 2012 7:49am
 
 
Am I missing something? The gross revenues for the upcoming FY should be equal to the amount from the last FY, shouldn't it. The lower rate times the increase in property ... Read More Read More
 
 
Eric  
Floresville  
October 3, 2012 6:54pm
 
 
DTR, It was stated at the meeting that the lower trash rates are not reflected in the budget.
 
 
One Voice  
Floresville  
October 3, 2012 5:36pm
 
 
That will for sure happen, Tigerlily.

We be seeing what is really going on in the City of Floresville finances. Bank records do not lie.
 
 
TigerLily  
Floresville  
October 3, 2012 5:15pm
 
 
Hoping the new mayor and council will call for a forensic audit to find out how are tax $ is being spent.
 
 
Airborne Trooper  
wilson cty  
October 3, 2012 2:58pm
 
 
The city manager is overpaid and there are probably a few more of the mayors relatives working for city that are overpaid. We just need to look and cut the fat off that ... Read More Read More
 
 
txeagle  
Floresville  
October 3, 2012 2:17pm
 
 
Hello Floresville Tigers, Hey Eric about the trash bid it was a close bid. IESI, won the close bid. The following week Republic representative showed up and offered a lower ... Read More Read More
 

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