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PUBLIC NOTICE - A Public Hearing will be held on Wednesday, September 26th at 7:00 pm in Town Council Chambers to receive public comments on the Street and Special Events Permit Application for the Children's Christmas Parade sponsored by the Nashville Chamber of Commerce.  The permit is requested for Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 2:30 pm until 6:00 pm and will impact traffic on W. Washington Street from Barnes Street to Alston Street.

PUBLIC NOTICE - ELECTRONIC AUCTION OF SURPLUS PROPERTY
At the August 7, 2018 Regular Town Council Meeting, the Town of Nashville Town Council declared certain personal property surplus and authorized for disposal by electronic auction.  From October 1, 2018 – October 12, 2018, surplus vehicles, equipment, and supplies will be sold via GovDeals, an online auction service provider, at www.govdeals.com. Registration is required in order to bid and items are sold “as is, where is.” The acceptable methods of payment are cash, money order, and cashier’s check. Please take time to review the terms and conditions before bidding.  For questions about using the GovDeals website, please contact GovDeals at (800) 613-0156. You may also contact the Town of Nashville Finance Department for questions or concerns by calling (252) 459-4511 x234.

For a complete list of items to be auctioned click here.

 

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Annual Town Council Retreat Held for Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Budget

Post Date:03/08/2018 5:36 PM

The Town of Nashville Town Council held its Annual Budget Retreat on February 23, 2018 in the Town Hall Conference Room at 9:00am. The retreat agenda included:

  1. Town Manager's Message
  2. External Reports and Presentations
  3. Fleet Synopsis
  4. Financial Synopsis
  5. Personnel Synopsis
  6. Personnel Needs
  7. Policy Considerations
  8. Blighted Property Plan
  9. Street and Sidewalk Plan
  10. Stormwater Utility Plan 
  11. Capital Budget Requests
  12. Property Tax Considerations

Highlights of the annual retreat included the presentations of the audit for fiscal year 2016-2017 by Dale Place and of ongoing economic development efforts from the Carolinas Gateway Partnership by Norris Tolson, respectively.

Proposals  discussed for future consideration during the budget process are cost of living adjustments and certification pay for employees as well as the addition of a Maintenance Worker position in the Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Resources Department.

A motion was approved by Town Council to increase property tax rates effective with the adoption of the 2018-2019 Annual Operating Budget from $0.56 per $100.00 to $0.63 per $100.00.

In addition, a consideration was unanimously approved for the Town of Nashville to participate in a fuel card program that will allow town vehicles to receive discounts on the purchase of fuel for public use. Participation in the program  will allow for better internal controls and ultimately reduces operating costs for fuel in the future.

The first work session for the 2018-2019 Annual Operating Budget will be held on April 26, 2018 at the Town Council Chambers at 114 West Church Street beginning at 9:00am. Topics at the work session are anticipated to include the presentation of the annual revenue manual and review of departmental expenditure requests submitted to the Town Manager.

 

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