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City budget barely passes, 4-3
Tax rate to remain $2.09
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The property tax rate for the city of McMinnville will remain $2.09 with the passing of the 2014-15 fiscal year budget on its final read Tuesday night.The measure passed 4-3. Voting in favor of the budget were Mayor Jimmy Haley, Vice Mayor Ben Newman and Aldermen Rick Barnes and Billy Wood. Voting against it were Aldermen Mike Neal, Jimmy Bonner and Ken Smith.Before its acceptance, three attempts were made to make changes.