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Council members mull city's proposed budget

City council learns particulars about proposed FY 2021-22 city budget
Posted at 12:59 PM, Jul 28, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-28 14:07:22-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Corpus Christi City Council members are getting a look at the proposed budget for the next calendar year.

it's a record-breaking $1.2 billion budget.

Among the top priorities include $121 million devoted to street repairs, including residential street repairs.

Also in the budget is some public safety help with money allocated for 10 new police officers and eight additional firefighters.

Before council considers the budget there will be five community input sessions upcoming.

All meetings will begin at 6 p.m.

  • Monday, August 9, District 1, Owen Hopkins Library.
  • Wednesday, August 11, District 2, Lindale Senior Center.
  • Thursday, August 12, District 3, Water Utilities – Choke Canyon Room.
  • Monday, August 16, District 4, Ethel Eyerly Senior Center.
  • Wednesday, August 18, District 5. Veterans Memorial High School-Teaching Theater.