- Special Sections
- Public Notices
The Simpsonville city budget for 2013-14 is a fait accompli.
In a short, spring-break-affected meeting Tuesday night, city commissioners gave their unanimous approval to the second reading of an ordinance that establishes that budget.
City Administrator David Eaton was absent from the meeting, but Finance Commissioner Cary Vowels read into the record the terms of the budget, which did not change from the first reading.
That budget, which goes into effect on July 1, calls for:
Commissioners – Vicky Wise was absent – had no discussion before passing the ordinance.
“We wouldn’t have had this meeting because of spring break,” Mayor Steve Eden said. “But we had to have this budget approval now.”
Parks coaches honored
The only other piece of business at the meeting was a presentation by Parks Director Chris Truelock, who doled out plaques to thank the coaches who participated in the city’s winter sports programs.
“I appreciate your recognizing that program,” Eden told Truelock. “Our program is one of the biggest in the county, and it’s good to recognize the volunteers.”