2014-2015 Budget Amendment Ordinance

ORDINANCE NO.  582

 

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ANNUAL OPERATING BUDGET OF THE GENERAL, STATE SREET AID, WATERSHED, AND REFUSE AND RECYCLE FUNDS OF THE CITY OF NORRIS, TENNESSEE FOR FISCAL YEAR 2014-2015

 

WHEREAS,     The budget process is one of the most important activities undertaken by governments for the public welfare with the budget process being used to make program services and capital decisions and allocate scarce resources to programs, services, and capital; and

 

WHEREAS,     Tennessee Code Annotated Title 6, Chapter 56, Section 208 allows the governing body to amend the annual budget ordinance in the same manner as any other ordinance may be amended; and  

 

WHEREAS,     the Municipal Budget Law of 1982 requires that the governing body of each municipality adopt and operate under an annual budget ordinance presenting a financial plan with at least the information required by that state statute, that no municipality may expend any moneys regardless of the source except in accordance with a budget ordinance and that the governing body shall not make any appropriation in excess of estimated available funds; and

 

WHEREAS,   the budget ordinance is the legal document whereby the governing body appropriates funds and thereby gives the legal authority for expenditures of the City as required by state law;

 

 NOW THEREFORE BE IT ORDAINED BY CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NORRIS,     

 TENNESSEE THAT THE FOLLOWING AMENDMENTS ARE MADE TO THE BUDGET

 ORDINANCE FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2015:

 

 

 

 

 

SECTION 1.   Ordinance No. 574 is hereby amended as follows:

 

EXPENDITURES                                                                              INCREASE   DECREASE

                                                                       

State Street Aid - 121-43100-268  Repair and Maint. Rds.          3,100.00

State Street Aid -  121-27000           Fund Balance Reserve                                    3,100.00

Watershed Fund  123-45100-265  Repair and Maint. Grounds    6,525.00

Watershed Fund  123-27000           Fund Balance Reserve                              6,525.00

Refuse/Recycle    128-43230-249  Refuse/Residential Cont.        5,500.00

Refuse/Recycle    128-27000           Refuse/Recycle Reserve                                 5,500.00

 

 

 

SECTION 2.  The City Council of the City of Norris authorizes the City Recorder to make said changes in the accounting system.

 

SECTION 3. This ordinance shall take effect fifteen days upon final passage.

 

 

 

                                                            PASSED FIRST READING        July 13, 2015

 

                                                                        

                                                         PASSED SECOND READING       August 10, 2015