Letter to the Editor: City needs to address impact on budget from Rosehill
Last updated 11/25/2020 at 1:14pm
The 2021 preliminary Mukilteo budget has a detailed list of Rosehill expenditures that add up to $916,576, labeled “Total Recreation Expenditures.” Also a detailed list adding up to $543,600 labeled “Total Recreation Revenue.” The $372,976 difference called general fund subsidy.
Mayor and council know the word “Total” is incorrect. Many Rosehill expenditures are not in that list. Utilities such as electricity, water, sewer, garbage are subsidized through Public Works Department together with building maintenance and substantial grounds care – beautiful lawns, flowers, shrubs a...