Huntington makes pitch for home rule

By Clark Davis

Cities are making their pitch for home rule after lawmakers approved a pilot project to give some municipal governments more control. Tuesday, Huntington Mayor David Felinton told the board of state’s Home Rule Pilot Project how his administration plans to raise revenue with a 1% income tax on anyone who works in the city and take care of dilapidated housing if given home rule powers.

Advertisements
Explore posts in the same categories: Radio news

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: