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File #: 151574    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/9/2016 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 4/15/2016
Effective date:    
Title: : Substitute resolution authorizing carryover of certain fund balances from 2015 to 2016 in accordance with Section 65.07(1)(p), Wisconsin Statutes.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: MUNICIPAL FINANCE
Attachments: 1. Cover Letter, 2. Exhibit A (2015 to 2016), 3. Fiscal Impact Statement, 4. Budget Reponse, 5. Hearing Notice List
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
4/26/20161 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
4/15/20161 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass14:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
4/7/20161 FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Individuals appearing: Eric Pearson, Budget & Management Division David Piedt, Health Department
Pass4:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
4/4/20161 CITY CLERK DRAFT SUBMITTED   Action details Meeting details Not available
4/4/20160 FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
2/9/20160 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number:
151574
Version:
SUBSTITUTE 1
Reference:

Sponsor:
THE CHAIR

Title:
Substitute resolution authorizing carryover of certain fund balances from 2015 to 2016 in accordance with Section 65.07(1)(p), Wisconsin Statutes.

Analysis:
The Common Council annually authorizes the carryover of certain available fund balances to permit achieving or completing previously authorized and funded purposes, programs, projects, or equipment purchases. This resolution authorizes the City Comptroller to carry over the accounts enumerated in Exhibit A, which is attached to this file.

Body:
Whereas, It has been the practice of the Mayor and the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee to maintain as low a tax rate as is possible, consistent with the standard of services requested by the citizens of Milwaukee; and

Whereas, The authorization to carry over certain available fund balances to permit achieving or completing a previously authorized and funded purpose, program, project, or equipment purchase is in the best interests of the city and assists in reducing the amounts that must be levied on taxable property in the City of Milwaukee; and

Whereas, The Budget and Management Division and the Finance and Personnel Committee have reviewed the 2015-2016 carryover requests and recommends in this resolution those carryovers which appear to be in compliance with Section 65.07(1)(p), Wisconsin State Statutes, Capital Guidelines, Grant and Aid Guidelines, Community Development Agency Guidelines, and other prudent criteria; now, therefore, be it

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee that it hereby authorizes and directs the City Comptroller to carry over the accounts enumerated in Exhibit A (attached to this file) in the amounts set forth in the recommended column; and, be it

Further Resolved, That the City Comptroller is hereby authorized and directed to close out each Capital Purpose Account in accordance with the requirements of Common Council Resolut...

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