Assembly ups funding for Mountain View food service School continues advocating for $3 million
May 18, 2023
The Petersburg Borough Assembly unanimously approved the borough's FY24 budget in its second reading during Monday's meeting with three amendments added.
The first amendment, proposed by Assembly Member Jeff Meucci, increased funding for Mountain View food service from $25,000 to $42,800 using general fund reserves.
The increase was requested by the program to help meet the rising costs of food, inflation, and an increase in deliveries to five days a week, which started during the COVID-19 pandemic.
"It's a well-run operation, I think there's some things that can be looked at in the future...