Needs, priorities will be tied to expected level of service
The Jefferson City Council will face tough decisions in the 2016 budget, as staffing and equipment needs outpace revenue projections.
Vote taken in closed session; two other offers cited
The Jefferson City Parks and Recreation Commission may be pursuing the purchase of Green Berry Acres, but another group also is interested.
Fire, Police employees honored
After months of discussions with officials, contractors, businesses and residents, the Jefferson City Council approved the final draft seeking proposals on the city’s solid waste contract.
City administrator looks at compensation study, new funding source for positions
In the last two years, nearly 20 positions have been eliminated at Jefferson City Hall, and the City Council likely will have to decide in the next budget cycle what the appropriate level of staffing is for the services provided.
All categories still above projections for year
Several say increase would be ‘burden’ for many
Jefferson City’s Public Transit Advisory Committee has made its first recommendation — to increase transit fares.
Property put up for sale
New Jefferson City Mayor Carrie Tergin topped all municipal candidates in terms of sheer dollars, raising nearly $25,000 for her mayoral campaign.
Jefferson City officials are preparing for new proposals on the city’s solid waste contract and city staff hopes to issue a request for proposals in the next few weeks.
Budget cuts from two years ago continue to affect the Jefferson City Fire Department, and the department is looking at all available options to help the situation.