ONEONTA, N.Y. - The City of Oneonta approved its 2019 budget Tuesday evening, a budget that doesn’t include any property tax increases.
The $22.9M budget originally included a 2% tax levy increase, but the council was able to reduce expenses without sacrificing any services. They did this by removing $80,000.00 to replace an emergency generator at the public safety building. City representatives said that money will instead come from the city’s fund balance.
A $50,000.00 study of the needs at various city-owned facilities was also removed from budget. The study is being referred to the operations planning and evaluation committee for further review.
- No tax increase in newly approved 2019 Oneonta city budget
- Tax and rate increases highlight proposed 2018 budget for City of Oneonta
- MVWA board approves rate increase and 2019 budget
- Proposed 2019 Rome budget includes no tax increase
- Students will see additional resources with Oneonta school budget approval
- Proposed $72.5M Utica budget includes 7.8 percent tax increase
- Palmieri on budget: Utica taxpayers may see 1.9% tax increase
- Herkimer County approves 2018 budget
- Oneonta approves plans for loft complex
- 2019 School Budget & Board Results