Employee pay raise part of new city budget
• Utility rate increases also in budget
June 9, 2017
The City of Alva held a public hearing on next year’s budgets in the council chambers Monday. All council members except Randy Stelling were present. Stelling arrived a little later in time for the special meetings that followed. The public hearing was sparsely attended with only this reporter and Dr. David Pecha, who usually attends council meetings, in the audience.
Mayor Kelly Parker asked if there had been any requests from the public to view the budgets in the couple of weeks since they were filed and public notice was given. Alva Business Manager Joe Don Dunham said, “To my knowle...