Soloman Seeks Budget Process Consideration— March 1, 2016
Puslinch resident Sandra Soloman wants both Puslinch and Wellington County councils to take another look at their respective budget process before heading into discussions for a 2017 budget.
In a letter received by council on Feb. 17, Soloman noted her anticipation that the township would be passing the 2016 budget that night (which it did).
“While I appreciate that you have brought the percentage tax increase down to below 3%, I am a bit concerned with how it was achieved.”
Soloman said deferral of a very large project to next year as not really helping.
“However, as there was so little time between the public input meeting and the February 3rd budget meeting, I will give you and staff the benefit of the doubt and suggest that maybe there was just not enough time to really look at better ways to cut costs.” …
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