Today Mayor Grace announced the administration's plan to increase manning levels for the Police Department. This plan will be discussed by Council at the special Strategic Planning Committee meeting to be scheduled for Thursday, May 13 in Council Chambers at 6:00 p.m. Once the meeting date and time is known for certain, I will update the Upcoming Events.
This proposal involves repealing the temporary, 5-year 1/2% Safety Forces income tax and replacing it with a permanent 3/4% income tax. Documents regarding this proposal are in the Documents Section of this web page for your review and consideration.
Please consider attending this special meeting and offering your reaction to this new income tax proposal for the Elyria Police Department.