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Charles Cunningham

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009

Kyle to slow down rec center project

Facing $73 million in debt already, Kyle Councilmembers decided last week to slow down on a $20 million recreation center project. Kyle officials were hoping to put the proposal on the May 2010 ballot.

Thursday, June 4th, 2009

Kyle council to consider more debt

Kyle Councilmembers are looking at a program to make about 20 purchases for a total of $6.1 million and pay it off in seven years. The purchases would add about ten percent to the city's $66 million...

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008

Kyle announces new spending freeze

Kyle officials don't know for sure that a slumping ecomomy will reduce city revenues, but they do know they can keep their money in their pocket until they find out. Thus, the city administration announced a freeze...

Saturday, August 30th, 2008

Tax rate debate emerges
on Kyle city council

The first rumblings of debate about Kyle's proposed tax rate increase turned up at a Thursday night workshop, but the council majority still supports the staff's recommendation.

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008

Kyle’s bond rating upgraded to A-plus

Just in time for Kyle to issue $22.8 million in general obligation bonds, Standard and Poor's upgraded the city's bond rating from A-minus to A-plus