- Published: Wednesday, 18 May 2016 10:50
- Posted by R. Michael Brown
> IN MEMORIUM - William M. Guttman, July 13, 2012
> ELECTION NEWS
-- July 12, 2012, Presented by Pat Cooper, Civic Association Secretary & Treasurer and Chairman of the Tax & Finance Committee
To start, on behalf of the Palm Beach Civic Association I would like to thank the members of the Town Council and the Mayor for your hard work especially with respect to putting the Town on a path of achieving sustainable budgets. We know the angst involved and we, like you, are looking to the future in terms of work to be done.
The Palm Beach Civic Association Tax and Finance Committee chairmen met with each county commissioner and attended the county budget workshops to push for this outcome.
> CIVIC ASSOCIATON SALES TAX HIKE NEWS]
BREAKING NEWS UPDATE [5/1/2012 - 11:45 a.m.]: The Palm Beach County Commission voted today, 4-3, to postpone the sales tax increase for a year. The commissioners sited public opposition to the referendum as the reason. Thank you to all that sent email to the commissioners! You did it!
> Bob Vila to be Featured Speaker at Civic Association "Meet the Directors" Luncheon
European policymakers are taking a page from their American counterparts in dealing with their sovereign debt crisis, a development that investor Wilbur Ross, a Palm Beach Civic Association Director, considers positive. While criticizing Greece for the way it has conducted itself during attempts to keep the nation from default, Mr. Ross said the European Central Bank and others involved in the process are taking positive steps.
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- Civic Association Coffee & Conversation With Palm Beach Town Council President