Budgets - Iowa - 2014

$150,000 Budget Shortfall
5:36 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

Franchise Fees Voted Down in FM

Fort Madison will not be imposing a franchise fee on electric or gas services
Credit Google Search / Tri States Public Radio

The Fort Madison City Council has signed off on the city’s budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1, 2014, without its most controversial provision.

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Public Hearings This Week
10:58 pm
Sun March 2, 2014

SE Iowa Budgets on Public Display

City councils and staff throughout Iowa have spent the last few months putting together their budgets for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2014.

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Budget Vote March 4
7:43 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

FM Chamber Opposes Franchise Fees

The Fort Madison Chamber of Commerce says it opposes the city's proposed franchise fees on gas and electric bills
Credit Jason Parrott / Tri States Public Radio

One aspect of Fort Madison’s proposed budget is facing some strong opposition.

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Sheriff Pleased with Public Response
8:18 pm
Thu January 30, 2014

Lee County Asks Dept Heads for Cuts

Lee County Board of Supervisors

The Lee County Board of Supervisors wants the county's department heads to take closer looks at their budget requests for the upcoming fiscal year.

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Projected $0.60 Increase
7:02 pm
Tue January 28, 2014

Burlington Trying to Limit Tax Hike

Burlington City Manager Jim Ferneau

The Burlington City Council is trying to reduce what could be a hefty property tax increase next year.

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