City approves $86M budget for 2019-20 fiscal year

By KELLY BENFORD KBENFORD@DDTONLINE.COM,

Residents of Greenville will be receiving another tax increase in the upcoming fiscal year.

At Greenville City Council’s final budget session Monday, all council members except for one voted “yay” for the $86 million dollar budget for the 2019-20 fiscal year. Councilman Bill Boykin was the only council member to vote “nay.” 














Mayor: Increasing water, sewer rates will help pay for repair work

By KELLY BENFORD KBENFORD@DDTONLINE.COM,

At Monday’s Greenville City Council special budget session, voting was split between the council about increasing water and sewer rates.

Councilman James Wilson, along with other members of the council, did not want to increase water and sewer rates because of the recent added $4 for trash pickup.


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