ATRA Newsletters: 2016

  • • Governor Ducey Highlights ATRA Outlook
  • • ATRA Outlook Wrap Up
  • • Steve Barela Elected ATRA Chairman
  • • Tom Manos Given Hibbs 'Good Government' Award
  • • Tim Lawless Named 2016 Outstanding Member
  • • Phoenix Provides Tax Breaks for Select Downtown Residents
  • • Statewide Property Taxes up $326 Million
  • • Most City Tax Proposals Fail
  • • K-12 Bonds/Overrides Pass
  • • Fire Districts 50/50 on Elections
  • • County Budgets Healthy in FY17
  • • Schools Seek $1.4 Billion in Bonds
  • • TNT Notices in Error
  • • Fire Districts in Desperate Need of Reform
  • • Pima County Wins 1% Cap Lawsuit
  • • MIHS Budget Still in the Red
  • • City of Phoenix Raises Tax Rates 19%
  • • Comm College Spending Even
  • • Gila Provisional College: Audit Impossible
  • • Several ATRA Bills Pass Legislature
  • • MIHS Uses Bond Funds to Determine How to Spend Bond Funds
  • • Most ATRA 'Bad Bills' Fail in 2016
  • • Ducey Signs Adjacent Ways Reform Bill
  • • Legislature Dilutes Expenditure Limits
  • • New Laws for Local Governments this Year
  • • School Finance Reform Update
  • • MCCD Struggles With Internal Controls
  • • Legislative Session Update
  • • Property Taxes Top $7 Billion
  • • GPLET Audit Reveals Problems
  • • ATRA's 2016 Legislative Program
  • • Deseg/OCR Funding Overview