Thursday, November 21, 2013 12:00 am
The city of Galt is spending slightly more than budgeted, according to the first quarterly update for fiscal year 2013-14 provided by Finance Director Inez Kiriu to the Galt City Council on Tuesday.
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 12:00 am
The city of Galt can save tens of thousands of dollars by refinancing current bonds and replacing them with internal loans, according to recent staff research.
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 12:00 am
Dear Jennifer: I was at a Galt City Council meeting earlier this year where council members approved increasing the limit on a city-issued credit card. I know there's oversight and only a select few can use these. What I'm curious about is, what types of purchases require using a city credit card?
Friday, February 22, 2013 12:00 am
The city of Galt is expecting approximately $150,000 less in property tax revenue this fiscal year, according to a mid-year review.
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 12:00 am
The city of Galt will spend $135,000 on a new telephone system and use excess unappropriated reserve money to pay for it.
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 12:00 am
Rickey S. Kiriu, 56, of Lodi, died on Oct. 11. He was born on April 10, 1958 in Lodi.
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 12:00 am
In the first quarter of this fiscal year, Galt's expenditures
came in higher than originally budgeted.
Monday, October 31, 2011 12:00 am
The following is a list of public meetings in the Lodi and Galt
areas this week:
Saturday, March 5, 2011 12:00 am
Remember how important your credit score was when you financed a
car? That score not only determined if you got the loan; it also
dictated your interest rates and monthly payments.
Tuesday, March 2, 2010 12:00 am
As cities throughout the state wrestle with cash-strapped
budgets, the Galt City Council took an unusual step last month when
it unanimously supported reducing utility rates.
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 12:00 am
Like many agencies in California, the revenue coming into Galt
will be less than predicted as property and sales taxes have
Wednesday, May 6, 2009 10:00 pm
I would like to thank so many companies and individuals for
their contribution to this years "Swing Away with Tokay" benefit
golf tournament held on March 17.
Friday, December 19, 2008 10:00 pm
Kathleen Moreno has had to decide between paying her
$200-a-month Lodi Electric Utility bill or feeding and clothing her
Monday, March 24, 2008 10:00 pm
Figures for bonuses paid to six of Galt's top city officials
were released Monday following several News-Sentinel requests to
make them public.
Thursday, March 20, 2008 10:00 pm
Galt's top officials each received a pay raise this week - it's
just not clear how much.
Friday, November 30, 2007 10:00 pm
A News-Sentinel review of Lodi and Galt salaries shows that the
city manager position is the highest paid with Lodi's Blair King
and Galt's Ted Anderson earning the most in their respective
cities. King makes $218,643 in salary and benefits while Anderson
Thursday, August 23, 2007 10:00 pm
Sales tax revenue in Galt was 4.3 percent higher for the first
three months of 2007 than it was for the same time period a year
ago, according to city documents released last week.
Tuesday, August 21, 2007 10:00 pm
The City Council took a major step to improve traffic in central
Galt by approving a $2.6 million contract Tuesday evening for the
city's C Street intersection improvement project.
Friday, March 30, 2007 10:00 pm
Last year, eight non-management city employees made more than
$100,000 in salary and overtime. Four of them were fire department
employees, three worked for Lodi Electric Utility and one was a
Public Works construction supervisor.
Tuesday, February 6, 2007 10:00 pm
Galt's new movie theater is one important step closer to being
Wednesday, May 3, 2006 10:00 pm
Celebration of Women's Wellness comes to
Tuesday, April 4, 2006 10:00 pm
For the second time, Galt City Council members postponed a
decision to hire two officers to restore a Galt Police Department
program to combat gang activity.
Friday, December 16, 2005 10:00 pm
About one-third of Galt's 22,000-plus residents is Hispanic, but
some of the city's Hispanic population work more within the
Spanish-speaking community and aren't as visible as others in the
community as a whole, Mayor Darryl Clare said.
Tuesday, December 13, 2005 10:00 pm
Homeowners east of Highway 99 and the Galt Village Shopping
Center on Twin Cities Road will save $50 to $100 per year on their
Mello-Roos tax bills because the city's Finance Department
refinanced a bond.
Tuesday, December 6, 2005 10:00 pm
Home sellers aren't the only ones who have benefited from the
region's booming real estate market.