Thorndale approves tax rate and budget
THORNDALE—City council members in Thorndale met last Wednesday and okayed a tax rate and budget for 2009-10.
The 85-cent tax rate is the same as the current rate. The tax rate will support a $1,213,000 budget.
Council members approved purchase of a Volvo backhoe with funding from both the 2008-09 ad 2009-10 budgets.
In other business, the council:
• Okayed money transferred into the city's fire truck fund.
• Decided not to submit a nomination for the appraisal district board of directors.
• Tabled personnel manual issues until a response is received from the city attorney.