Executing to sustain the present and planning to secure our future are the most important duties of city leadership. As one of the largest and oldest communities in Georgia, it is critical that attention is paid to preventing and addressing sinkholes, crumbling infrastructure, and storm sewers that are collapsing.
The American Rescue Plans act, an economic stimulus package created under the Biden administration, will release 2 disbursements of $6.7 million, over a 2-year span, to the City of Tucker. These funds can be used for the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic including public health and infrastructure. While this provides a cushion for execution of our immediate needs, as a newly incorporated city, there is a greater need to propose a budget to sustain our future.