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Chipley approves Final Millage and Final Budget for 2017-2018 ………..

Meeting in two sessions Sept. 28th Chipley Council addresses millage and budget.


by  Kathy Foster


Meeting at 5:05 p.m. Thursday the Chipley City Council officially adopted the Final Millage Rate for the fiscal year 2017-18 and Final Budget for the same period.


  •  The Millage Rate was set at 7.000 mills
  •   The Final Budget was set at $14,584,451


In the second meeting at 5:15 p.m. council members approved the following:

  •  Ordinance No. 943 – Update to the Capital Improvement Element and the Five-Year Capital Improvement Schedule.
  •  Ordinance No. 944 – Updated two parcels of land.
  •  Approval of Public Risk Insurance Agency Annual Renewal for Fiscal Year 2017-2018 in the amount of $240,112.
  •  Approval of Employee Classification Change.  Changes the Park Attendant position from “B” classification to “C” classification on the employee     classification document.
  •  Approval of FDEP WW670110 Amendment No. 3.  This amendment extends the deadline for completion of all Planning Activities an additional nine     months to June 15, 2018.
  •  Approval for the City Attorney to list to list the property and negotiate a contract for the sale of the former Chipley Motel property.


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