Hollywood Budget Shortfall
Six candidates vying for the chance to become Hollywood’s next city manager will have their chance during individual interviews Friday.
Six candidates vying for the chance to become Hollywood’s next city manager will be in Hollywood on Thursday and Friday as part of the recruitment process. The news comes seven months after the previous city manager was ousted over a $10 million budget shortfall.
A request by Senator Eleanor Sobel to have the state’s Auditor General take a closer look at the City of Hollywood’s books has been approved by the legislature.
Homeowners in Hollywood could see their property taxes go up as city leaders try to make up for a projected multi-million dollar budget shortfall.
Raising taxes, increasing fees and reducing employee benefits will all be on the block when Hollywood commissioners meet in a workshop Thursday to try and figure out how to bridge a $25 million budget gap for the upcoming year.