City budget hearings continue Wednesday

Local News

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Evansville’s city budget hearings will continue on Wednesday. Mayor Lloyd Winnecke outlined his proposal on Monday.

He said the government will have $17 million less in funding next year due to property tax caps.

The mayor’s proposal for 2020 for both general and utility funds is $439 million in revenue and $432 million in expenses – both significant increases from 2019.

Winnecke is also proposing a health care budget of $26.6 million, a 2.2% increase from 2019.

The city council has until November 1 to pass a budget.

For the latest breaking news and stories from across the
Tri-State, follow Eyewitness News on Facebook and Twitter.

(This story was originally published on August 14, 2019)

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories