Public Works wants bigger chunk of city budget for sidewalks, street material
Monday, August 29, 2011
Work on the proposed city budget for 2012 is under way, and one Jefferson City department is seeking a large increase in funding from past years.
According to the proposed 2012 budget, the streets division of Public Works has requested roughly $3.7 million compared to $2.87 million in 2011 and $2.83 million in 2010. The majority of the increase comes from sidewalk programs and street materials.