City adopts 2018-19 fiscal year budget

MANISTEE — After a series of work sessions, the Manistee City Council adopted a resolution to approve the 2018-19 fiscal year budget and Capital Improvement Plan on Tuesday night during its regular meeting.

The annual budget had to be approved by Tuesday, according to the city’s Charter.

For the 2018-19 fiscal year, the budget totals $17,283,771, which is a $686,810 increase from the prior fiscal year. Also during the meeting, council approved the 2018-19 Downtown Development Authority’s (DDA) budget.

The DDA board must hold a public hearing before adopting its budget.

Find out more on Tuesday’s city council meeting and the final budget in a later edition of the News Advocate.



Posted by Ashlyn Korienek

Ashlyn is the cops & courts and city reporter for the Manistee News Advocate. You can reach her at (231) 398-3109 or

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