The Jefferson City Council approved the appointment of Bill Betts as the director of finance and information technology Monday, effectively merging the two departments he oversees.
After nearly one month of meetings, the Jefferson City Council is starting to wind down its budget discussions.
City attorney: ‘It’s not a foolproof system’
It’s been nearly five years since Jefferson City enacted an ordinance making trash service mandatory for all residents, but not all residents have embraced the requirement.
Jefferson City is in the process of preparing a scope of services for the city’s next solid waste services, or trash, contract, but whether anything will change after the six-year contract with Allied Waste Services ends likely will depend on whether any other company submits a bid.
Move would save $100,000 in 2015 fiscal year
The Jefferson City Council is expected to decide Monday whether to merge two departments and fill the last high-level vacancy at City Hall.
The Jefferson City Council will hold a special meeting Monday to consider a recommendation for filling the city’s vacant finance director position.
The Jefferson City Council reviewed 10 department budgets in less than three hours Thursday night, making several proposed changes to the mayor’s draft 2015 budget.
Angiepalooza’s second annual street party is set for 6 p.m. Saturday in downtown Jefferson City.
Jefferson City transit riders may face a potential fare increase in the next fiscal year.
Officials consider daily tickets and heftier fines
Jefferson City is looking at how to best enforce city code, and officials are hoping to give staff all the tools they need.