A special meeting of the City Council of the City of Walcott, Iowa was held on Monday, January 23, 2017, with Mayor John Kostichek calling the meeting to order at 5:00 p.m. Council members present were: Tim Koehler, Virgil Wayne Latimer, Lisa Mengler, Jackie Puck, and Jacob Puck. Absent: None. City employees present were: Jeff Blake, Josh Geigle, Lisa Rickertsen, and Paul Stagg.
Jackie Puck moved and Mengler seconded to approve the agenda. Motion carried.
FYE 2018 Budget Review and Discussion. Discussion was held on the proposed FYE 2018 budget, including a review of the general fund, general reserve funds, special revenue funds, and proprietary (water, sewer, and garbage) funds. Following the review of revenue and expenditures, it was determined it is necessary to increase rates for water, sewer, and garbage services. Rickertsen will make changes to the proposed budget as discussed.
Koehler moved and Jacob Puck seconded to adjourn at 7:02 p.m. Ayes: All. Motion carried.