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Webster City Council
by Garrett Bryce
Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Webster City Council on Tuesday voted 6-1, with Edward Lapeyre opposed, to adopt a property tax rate of $0.34794 per $100 valuation.

Of the total tax rate, revenues from $0.228 per $100 valuation will be dedicated to maintenance and operation of the city, while revenues from the remaining $0.11994 per $100 valuation will be used for payments on the city's bonded indebtedness.

The tax rate reflects a 7.10 percent effective increase over the previous year. Taxes imposed on the average value home will total $452.65.

The city council voted unanimously to approve a 5 percent merit increase for City Manager Wayne Sabo, as discussed in closed session.

The city council voted unanimously to approve a 5 percent merit increase for City Secretary Crystal Roan, as discussed in closed session.

The city council voted unanimously to approve a request from Bay Area Turning Point for a waver of the Civic Center Rental and Deposit Fee for an event to be held on October 11.

The city council voted unanimously to authorize Corestone Paving and Construction to perform asphalt pavement repairs on Professional Park Drive, in an amount to exceed $121,216.

The city council voted unanimously to approve the purchase of water meters and radios in the amount of $82,571 from Aqua-Metric Sales Co.

All other items were approved by unanimous vote. All members were present. Agenda







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