Medina schedules village budget meetings

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 30 March 2022 at 7:38 am

MEDINA – The Village Board will start digging deep into the village budget next week as its begins a series of meetings with village department heads.

The board on Monday set the following dates to work on the budget: 9:15 a.m. on April 4 with focus on fire department and police department; 9 a.m. on April 6 with focus on code enforcement; 9 a.m. on April 8 with focus on Department of Public Works, and then another meeting at 9:30 a.m. on April 13.

The board also set a public hearing for the budget at 7 p.m. on April 25. The hearing will be at the senior center. The budget needs to be adopted by April 30.

The current 2021-22 budget totaled $6,109,526 with $3,259,119 raised by taxes for a tax rate of $18.77 per $1,000 of assessed property.