CIRCLEVILLE – As reported earlier, Circleville City is facing a large budget deficit. Tonight, there will be a short City Council meeting at 7 PM followed by a not-so-short Finance Committee meeting at 7:15 PM. On the agenda, a 0.5% income tax increase which would be on a special election on August 6th, if approved. The Committee is expected to send the tax proposal and budget cuts to the next council meeting. The budget adjustments, which include staff reduction, are expected to impact the City’s administration, police department, and fire department.
The officially communicated agenda for tonight’s meeting: