Community Enhancement

  1. funding use
  2. current rates

The money raised by the fee is used to fund recurring community enhancement and beautification activities as well as 1-time programs which include:

  • Matching fund program for dumpster enclosures (more information to come)
  • Mowing and trash pick-up
    • Increases the number of trash pick-ups and mowing along IH-35 and city right-of-ways, as well as in parks and other City common areas
  • Improving beautification on public right of ways with landscaping
  • New street and sidewalk sweepers for Downtown
  • Installation of additional animal proof recycling and trash containers for parks
  • Supplies and equipment for a neighborhood beautification trailer
  • 2 full-time Code Compliance Officers
  • 1 full-time Horticulturalist
  • 2 full-time Community Enhancement Techs