Fulton City Budget Hearing, Adoption Set for Tuesday

Fulton’s 2011 city budget will be  discussed and is likely to be enacted at Tuesday night’s meeting of the Fulton Common Council.

Mayor Ron Woodward has said he will deliver a budget with no tax increase for 2011.

He had been maintaining that the city would achieve a zero-increase budget without cutting services or jobs, but recently surprised workers and even some Aldermen with the sudden decision earlier this month to cut 5 full-time positions, affecting 4 full-time employees and 2 part-time employees.

Tuesday’s meeting with feature Woodward’s budget address and a public hearing, followed by a scheduled vote on the budget.

The agenda for Tuesday’s meeting: