While there were varying views on this topic, what Council members could all agree on is that our neighbors deserve meaningful relief.
Many owners of aging, single-family homes in the urban core are squeezed between monthly utility bills and deferred maintenance costs on their homes.
City staff will present budget amendment options to City Council on Thursday before a vote is held on the fiscal year 2018 spending plan.
New this year is an "equity lens" that will be applied to funding top priorities that emerged during the budget policy goal-setting session.
There are a number of issues this Council faces as soon as its members return – The fiscal year 2018 budget discussions, for example, begin in August.