Cincinnati spending http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati Council approves budget; property taxes increase in 2014 http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-council-approves-budget-property-taxes-increase-2014 <p>The full Cincinnati Council has formally approved the 2013 city budget.</p><p>Most of the votes were 6-3…with Qualls, Young, Quinlivan, Seelbach, Simpson and Thomas voting yes and Sittenfeld, Smitherman and Winburn voting no.</p><p>Council didn’t vote Friday to approve leasing the operation of some city parking facilities to a private company.</p> Fri, 14 Dec 2012 14:59:33 +0000 Jay Hanselman 7107 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati Council approves budget; property taxes increase in 2014 Cincinnati Council ready to vote on 2013 budget http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-council-ready-vote-2013-budget <p>The full Cincinnati Council will vote Friday on the nearly 20 documents needed to adopt the city's 2013 budget. &nbsp;<br><br>The Budget and Finance Committee Thursday approved the framework for the spending plan.&nbsp; It takes the city manager's recommended budget and <a href="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wvxu/files/CouncilBudgetMotion.pdf" target="_blank">makes some ten changes to it</a>. &nbsp;<br> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 20:13:30 +0000 Jay Hanselman 7075 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati Council ready to vote on 2013 budget Cincinnati manager answers questions about budget http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-manager-answers-questions-about-budget <p>Cincinnati City Manager Milton Dohoney came before a council committee Monday to talk about his proposed 2013 spending proposal.<br><br>It was the first chance for members of the Budget and Finance Committee to ask him questions about his plan. &nbsp;<br><br>Dohoney was asked about a decision last week by a bond rating agency to maintain the city’s current rating but it also issued a negative outlook.&nbsp; He said it’s a warning bell.<br> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 19:31:53 +0000 Jay Hanselman 6687 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati manager answers questions about budget Cincinnati manager releases budget plan http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-manager-releases-budget-plan <p>Cincinnati City Manager Milton Dohoney, Jr. is recommending closing a $34 million general fund deficit with a series of cuts and a large chunk of one-time money from letting a private company manage the city's parking facilities. &nbsp;<br><br>He sent <a href="http://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/finance/linkservid/6F91952D-E998-66C6-45F16D7C64968E8C/showMeta/0/">his plan</a> Monday to Mayor Mark Mallory, who'll review it and forward it to City Council. &nbsp;<br><br>Dohoney said it wasn't possible to close the large gap with cuts alone.<br> Mon, 26 Nov 2012 22:11:39 +0000 Jay Hanselman 6431 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati manager releases budget plan