Hemet balances budget without tapping Measure U funds

In split vote, city council rejects two budget proposals based on Measure U ‘surplus’ Chart by Taj Shorter/The Valley ChronicleBudget B option plan. ■ By Taj Shorter / Reporter Hemet City Council finally adopted a budget plan for the 2018-2019 fiscal year – and it doesn’t involve using Measure U money. During the Tuesday night meeting, June 26, council members voted to pass a budget option that would resolve a $3.4 million deficit in the City of Hemet’s general fund. Leading up to the final decision was plenty of debate and review by city council members along with the public. The pressure to decide how to balance the city’s budget resulted

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