Budget and finance issues will be top of mind when the Edmonds City Council meets Tuesday night. Included on the agenda:
-Continued discussion and potential action on the 2009-10 Mid-Year Budget Adjustment, a topic that has generated substantial comment on My Edmonds News during the past two days.
-Consideration of a potential council policy to use unexpended wages and benefits to bolster the city’s financial reserves.
-Discussion and potential action regarding a proposal to hire a City Council budget analyst.
The council will also discuss:
-A proposal to approve a $15,000 contract to partner with Climate Solutions’ New Energy Cities program. The contract would pay for a one-and-a-half-day workshop to discuss how Edmonds can become a leader in new energy technology and infrastructure.
-A Planning Board recommendation on the City’s Comprehensive Plan framework.
-Extension of the sunset date for the Citizens Economic Development Commission.
-The Capital Facilities Plan.
-A report on the Mayor’s Community Survey.
The meeting begins at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Public Safety Complex, 250 5th Ave. N. A complete agenda can be found here.