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City Attorney Mark E. Sossi said this a precaution against libelous remarks and grandstanding, and to ensure that policies regarding comments are followed. That was the first time that viewers watching a commission meeting on Michael Kors Bags White
"You have to learn to live, commissioners and mayor, within your means," he said. "Be reasonable. Thinking about raising the taxes is not the way to do it."
This came at the third public hearing on the proposed budget for the coming fiscal year, and as Gonzalez pointed out that the projected deficit stood at $4.4 million although department heads had already decreased their proposed budgets.
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Deputy City Manager Pete Gonzalez, who also is the city's finance director, further said that if the Brownsville Public Utilities Board increased water and sewer rates, the utility company's annual contribution to the city also would increase.
"Let me begin by thanking you all for your dedication. . I know how much time and effort it takes to do your jobs after serving on various boards as an appointed member," Rubio wrote.
The commission has not set the property tax rate for next year, but it did vote to hold two public hearings on Aug. 31 and Sept. 7 to possibly consider an increase.
"I am not able to attend all meetings and would like to hear public comment no matter if it is the same boring people with the same comments! That is just not right!" he said of the decision not to televise the public comment period.
But he also noted that he opposed the blocking of the audio on public comments.
The group was protesting the city's move last week to stop televising public comments that are made at City Commission meetings.
City management painted a dire financial picture for the coming fiscal year, telling the Brownsville City Commission Tuesday that either the property tax rate would have to be increased or services to the community would have to be decreased.
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banning the broadcast of public comments equals censoring the voices of the community.
Resident Joe Lee Rubio wrote the mayor and commissioners a letter shortly before the meeting.
A stop to televising public comments on the city's Channel 12 began Aug. 10.
"The city's broadcast ban suppresses the voice of the people because no one will hear them," Grove said. "Voices that are not carried do not exist."
The hearing came as a group of citizens sat quietly in commission chambers, some wearing black tape over their mouths, but their message was clear: They are not to be silenced.
"Taxes are not needed. What is needed is prudence in the work," concerned resident Dagoberto Barrera told the commission.
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