Information Technology Director
"We are in dire need," Schimmel told councilors during the mid-year city budget review on Wednesday.
Using outdated technology is inefficient, she said, and exposes the city to security risks.
"Hackers can exploit that -- of course, we have every safeguard in place -- but it's very problematic," she said.
Schimmel estimated that 300 of the city's roughly 575 computers at 31 locations, including
As part of the mid-year budget update, City Manager
"We need to do what's best for the city and growing our economy is the best right now," Wilkins said.
After listening to Schimmel's dire scenario, councilors unanimously rejected Wilkins' amendment and unanimously approved the mid-year budget.
In his presentation introducing the budget review, Riesberg said
Among the results since beginning of fiscal year 2014 on
--Property tax revenues increased
--Gross receipts tax revenues increased
--Grant revenue increased
But franchise fees from Public Service Company of
For example, red light camera revenue was down
The cameras, installed on Unser at Southern and Northern, snap pictures of motorists who blow through red lights. Violators risk a
Riesberg told Councilor
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