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