Busy night at the Mayor and City Council meeting tonight , Monday May 23, 2022 as the City Council adopted the FY 2023 budget. It will be posted online at Cityoflaurel.org with all the details. highlights include:
*expanded recreation and music programs
*A Manager for the new Multi-Service Center
*Fully funded retirement program
*Juneteenth and Pride day events
*Infrastructure improvements in the City
Mayor Craig A. Moe also made some important proclamations:
*Councilman James Kole accepted the proclamation naming June 2022 Pride Month in the City of Laurel.
*Police Chief Russell Hamill accepted the proclamation naming June 3rd National Gun Violence Awareness Day. Everyone is asked to wear orange that day.
*Council President Brencis Smith and Councilman Keith Sydnor accepted the proclamation naming June 19th as Juneteenth Day in the City .
*And Councilman Sydnor also accepted the proclamation declaring June 27th National HIV testing Day in the City.