Mayor lays out proposed '22 budget
Presentation only publicized through Facebook; aid relief, policing, climate changes are priorities
Last updated 10/6/2021 at 7:56pm
Mayor Mike Nelson's proposed budget for 2022 includes COVID aid for citizens and enhancing neglected Highway 99, while addressing community policing and climate change issues.
You might not have heard about it.
Nelson outlined his priorities in a Zoom meeting Monday, Oct. 4, that was not publicized except through Facebook, which was down for an extended period that day. No information about Nelson's presentation was sent to local media, including The Beacon.
In addition, Nelson's budget speech, on Zoom, was not included on the City's public agenda. It was, however, posted on the City's webs...