Clinton Aldermen to hold special meeting to approve 2019 budget

Budget adds new staff and significant park renovations

Clinton Aldermen to hold special meeting to approve 2019 budget
City of Clinton. Source: City of Clinton

CLINTON, MS (WLBT) - Mayor Phil Fisher and the Board of Aldermen for the City of Clinton, will hold a special called meeting at 7:00 A.M. on Friday, September 14, 2018 to adopt the 2019 Fiscal Year Budget. The meeting will be held in the Municipal Courtroom, 305 Monroe Street and is open to the public and media.

Highlighted in the 2019 proposed budget are the addition of a new fulltime judge for Municipal Court, hiring a full time Economic Development Director, employee pay raises and a $2 million Capital loan for improvements to Traceway Park, construction restrooms at three parks and construction of a soccer stadium at Traceway Park.

During the September 4 regular meeting of the Board of Aldermen, a public hearing was held to receive comments on the proposed 2019 FY’ Budget. The video archive of that meeting can be viewed here.

To view the proposed FY’ 2019 Budget and Mayor Phil Fisher’s Budget Explanation, click here. View the meeting live at beginning at 7 A.M.

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