(Charlotte, NC. June 25, 2012) WAYNE POWERS (R), At-Large candidate for Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners speaks to Charlotte Mayor, City Council & Staff, urging greater public input in the budget process and NO TAX HIKE! Update: Later that evening, BOTH proposed tax increase plans were voted down!
(Charlotte, NC. May 29, 2012) – Wayne Powers was amongst the first speakers in opposition to the City Manager’s proposed 8.2% property tax increase at Tuesday nights Charlotte City Council meeting. The final vote on the issue is scheduled for June 11.
(Charlotte, NC. May 22, 2012) The Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners heard from WAYNE POWERS, a long-time outspoken advocate for the citizens of our community, explaining how the proposed county budget is built on the flawed premise that the county has a $45 million surplus when in fact any surplus is simply a result of [...]
(Charlotte, NC. May 1, 2012) The Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners heard from WAYNE POWERS, a long-time outspoken advocate for the citizens of our community, in support of a proposed audit of our severely flawed property tax revaluation. P.S. – The measure passed.