October 21, 2014

SH budget outlook improves

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

Spring Hill’s budget appears healthier than it did last spring, city finance director Melanie Landis told the city council on Nov. 18.

Each quarter, she provides the council with a year-to-date budget update. At the end of …

SH Council approves bank card agreement

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

In a short meeting Sept. 9, Spring Hill City Council members approved a new bank card agreement that will allow city department heads to make purchases with purchasing cards rather than city credit cards.

Melanie Landis, city …

SH proposes budget with mill levy decrease

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

Spring Hill residents will pay slightly less in property taxes next year thanks to a transfer from an excise tax reserve fund to the general fund.

City officials presented council members with a proposed budget that reduces …

SH officials examine budget at work session

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

Spring Hill city officials need to save more than $50,000 between now and the end of December to close 2010 with a zero balance. The budget deficit is largely the result of sales tax revenues not meeting …

Department heads outline city budget needs

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

City directors presented information about their departments and projected needs for the next three years to Spring Hill City Council members during a 2011 budget work session on July 8. Concrete budget numbers were not discussed, but …