COWBOYS TRAINING CAMP: Camp News | FAN Beach House | Live Webcam | Listen Live | NFL News | Tweets

Local

Burleson City Council Approves Budget

View Comments

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

453641528 10 Burleson City Council Approves BudgetAdorbale Baby Animals To Put A Smile On Your Face

150725619 10 Burleson City Council Approves BudgetHot Models In Glasses

 alt=Musicians Then And Now II

452359780 10 Burleson City Council Approves BudgetMissing Summer?

87222728 Burleson City Council Approves Budget8 Reasons to Have A Good Love Life

sx Burleson City Council Approves Budget Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

BURLESON (CBSDFW.COM) – Burleson City Council members unanimously passed the budget for fiscal year 2012-2013 at their meeting on Monday. The $71 million budget includes $27.2 million for the general fund and $18.7 million for the water and wastewater fund.

The new budget includes two changes for taxpayers, including higher water and trash pick-up rates. Water rates will increase three percent. Rates will be billed at $3.50 (per 1,000 gallons) for the first 10,000 gallons, $4.22 for the next 10,000 and $4.89 for anything over 20,000. Trash pick-up and curbside recycling rates will increase from $17.00 to $18.10 per month. Wastewater rates and tax rates will remain the same as fiscal year 2011-2012.

The general fund also includes a three percent raise for civilian employees and a minimum three percent pay increase for police officers and firefighters.

Also Check Out:

View Comments