The Brooksville City Council voted 4-1 to lower the tentative millage rate at a special budget meeting held on Monday, July 23, 2018. The new tentative rate will be lowered from 6.9763 to 6.2 mills. The council also voted in favor of keeping work boots and Gatorade on the Department of Public Works (DPW) budget.
The tentative millage rate was solely opposed by Council Member Joe Bernardini. Mayor Betty Erhard and Council Member Brent Young opposed the city’s responsibility for work boots and Gatorade.