Proposed Budget and Tax Rate Public Hearings to be Held

The City of Tom Bean is holding two public hearings to receive community input on the City’s budget. All citizens and interested persons are invited to attend and present their views to the City Council. Public Hearing on Fiscal Budget September 11, 2023, at 6 pm Public Hearing on Proposed Tax Rate September 18, 2023, at 6 pm Here is a draft of of the 2023-2024 City Budget. 

Type B EDC Plans Rock Wall and Fencing for City Park

Tom Bean’s Type B EDC Board of Directors has decided to fund up to $65,000 to build a rock wall around the new City Park. The purpose of the wall is to provide a safety barrier between the children playing at the park and the adjacent traffic.  We have chosen a rock wall due to its durability and cosmetic appeal in addition to adding seating for park patrons. The wall will border the entire south side and roughly half of the west side (south-to-north). To the north, the wall will continue with a short pipe-and-cable fence around a parking area. …

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