Minutes-Public Hearin Tax Levy August 20, 2013

August 20, 2013 at 6:30PM

The Board of Aldermen held a meeting on Public Hearing on August 20, 2013 at 6:30PM. Those present at the meeting were Mayor Richmond, Ald. Kezar, Ald. Wilson and Ald. Hess, Clerk Paula Brodie, Asst. Clerk Karla McNorton, City Supervisor David Brodie, Tax Collector Dawn Bunch and Chief of Police Curt Drake. Guests included Katrina Hine from the McDonald County Press. Ald. Kohley was not present.

The Mayor called the Public Hearing to order to receive comment from the public regarding the setting of the 2013 tax levy at .06332 per $100.00 assessed evaluation of real and personal property.

It was noted that the levy has been the same for the last two weeks.

The Mayor acknowledged noted there were no citizens comments.

The Clerk and Tax Collector explained how the tax levy was set by a formula set up by Missouri State Statutes using the assessed valuation by the County Assessor.

Ald. Kohley joined the meeting 6:37PM.

Ald. Wilson stated since there was no one present he would move to adjourn. Ald. Hess seconded.  Ald. Hess, Kohley, Wilson and Kezar voted aye with 0 nays.