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SV: Money still in the bank

$2.6 million in reserve, workers get bonus

Conservative money management has Star Valley sitting pretty as 2013 closes. The council directed staff to maintain a $2.6 million reserve by the end of the 2013-2014 budget year. Halfway through, the town has a reserve of $3 million.

Star Valley commits to help fund meal delivery program for three more years

The Star Valley Town Council last week pledged to help fund the local delivery of meals to seniors for at least the next three years.

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Star Valley relies on Meals on Wheels Program

When the Senior Center expanded the Meals on Wheels program to Star Valley in 2010, director Joanne Conlin estimated they could easily serve two-dozen residents. Last year, the center delivered a daily meal to 25 Star Valley residents who are either homebound or otherwise unable to cook.

Star Valley council debates future of property

House not worth the scrap, but prime parcel has potential

Do you live in Star Valley? Want to help decide what happens to a prime piece of real estate?

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Controversial board gets new member

The Gila County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to elect Star Valley Attorney and Town Manager Tim Grier to replace resigning board member Scott Flake on the board of the Industrial Development Authority (IDA).

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Star Valley leaders discuss priorities

The Star Valley Town Council this week wrestled with its wish list, with $510,683.16 on hand to make its dreams come true.

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Star Valley protects $2.6 million reserve

Star Valley’s Town Council continues to be conservative and cautious with public money.

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Star Valley moves $7.1 million budget forward

It’s official — the Town of Star Valley has a $7.1 million budget for the 2013-2014 fiscal year, following the council’s unanimous approval at its June 18 meeting.

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Star Valley to continue $7.1 million budget talks

The Star Valley Town Council will once again discuss its $7.1 million budget for 2014-2015 at the June 18 meeting.

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Star Valley adopts $7.1 million budget cap

Giant reserve totals 40% of spending plan despite drop in tickets

The Star Valley Town Council this week adopted a $7.1 million budget for 2014-2015, which includes a huge $2.8 million reserve fund.

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SV’s gotta have it. What to do with it?

Star Valley now has a home, five acres and a barn

What will Star Valley do with a gutted three-story piecemealed home, a barn, a well and five acres?

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Star Valley buys 5 acres for $200,000

On May 3, Star Valley bought five acres for $200,000 in a bankruptcy sale. At tonight’s council meeting, the council will figure out what to do with it.

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Firefighters’ refrain: ‘What a dummy’

Wisconsin firefighters have poked, prodded and killed him more times than his rubber, pliable fingers can count.

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McDaniel sworn in as SV mayor

Council appoints former judge to Star Valley post after resignation

Star Valley swore in Ronnie McDaniel as its new mayor this week, bringing him full circle. McDaniel was appointed the community’s first mayor and on Tuesday was appointed once again to the same post. He will fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Bill Rappaport through the the fall elections of 2014.

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Star Valley revenue drops, but reserves remain

Within minutes of seating Ronnie McDaniel as the new mayor on May 7, the Star Valley Town Council turned its attention to building a budget. Last year, the council directed staff to maintain a $2.6 million fund reserve at the end of 2012-2013. Town Manager Tim Grier and Finance Administrator Chancy Nutt Tuesday told the council the town will have a $2,618,000 reserve at the end of the fiscal year June 30, 2013.