The Flagstaff City Council Discusses Police Funding At A Special Meeting Monday

The Flagstaff City Council will discuss police funding and operations in a special meeting called by Mayor Paul Deasy Monday evening. With an increase in awareness of controversial police tactics, the council has worked since last summer to examine police practices and find ways to improve them. Part of the discussion will look at an […]

The Flagstaff City Council Meets Over The City’s Budget

The Flagstaff City Council held the first day of their two-day budget retreat on Thursday. Throughout the day, council heard updates on a number of issues including city pensions. City Management Services Director Rick Tadder said that the city now has enough funding for 100 percent of the pensions, and encouraged budget adjustments to raise […]

The Coconino County Board Of Supervisors Passes New Budget

The Coconino County Board of Supervisors has adopted the county’s $215-million dollars budget. The board approved the plan Tuesday. This fiscal year’s budget includes additional investments in capital financing, flood control and forest restoration. It also invests in economic development, continued funding for teacher professional development and adds resources to address behavioral health costs such […]

State Legislature Passes A New Budget Early Tuesday Morning

After a marathon session for state legislators, Arizona finally has a new budget. Members of the House and Senate passed the nearly 12-billion dollar budget just after midnight Tuesday morning. The Senate passed the budget after several hours of debate on Memorial Day. This year’s session included passage of a drought contingency plan, a ban […]