Although the Legislature did not pass an omnibus tax bill, the local government aid appropriation will increase by $2.5 million for the 2016 distribution.(Published Jun 5, 2015)
The special session agenda will not likely include provisions from the House and Senate omnibus tax bills.(Published Mar 16, 2015)
The bill would restore the local government aid appropriation to the 2002 level.(Published Aug 25, 2014)
The counties with the disaster designation are eligible for federal assistance, and their cities are eligible for an early distribution of December LGA.(Published Aug 11, 2014)
The 2015 local government aid for cities will increase by $9.3 million to a total of $516.9 million.(Published Jul 14, 2014)
Cities impacted by recent natural disasters and those with cash flow needs may be eligible to receive an early distribution of December 2014 LGA.