11 Million District Levy Refund!

Bergisch Gladbach to the high payment the circle zurpckfordern. THE left. / BfBB Alderman Bergisch Gladbach calls the full repayment of the too much paid district levy to the cities and towns of the Rheinisch Bergischer Kreis. Alone in Bergisch Gladbach would that 11 million into the troubled budget flush. Circle is again debt-free”with this headline the press reports about the repayment of the country of 25.8 million at the Rheinisch-Bergischer Kreis, because it was burdened with Wohngeldern too high. 8.7 million, that is only about one-third, want to forward CDU and FDP to the eight cities and towns”. The districts manage their area to the best of the district municipalities and their inhabitants according to the principles of municipal self-government.

So the district order urnschreibt the essence of the circles. So they can perform their tasks, the circles of the district communities raise a levy, as far as other income of a circle does not cover the incurred expenses (article 56 (1) Kr0). As a result the levies of the municipalities in the district were too high in recent years total to the amount, the country now be returned to the district. Heinz lang, a city councilor of the BfBB in the leader of the left / BfBB calls a higher reimbursement to the city as the CDU and FDP schedule so far: we believe that municipalities is not may be satisfied with the proposal of the CDU and FDP, to get only one-third of the amount of the refund from the district. The city Bergisch Gladbach contributes 42% of levy collected in the district annually. She should be off now powered with 3,666 million, although it can be assumed that she was burdened with the housing with 11 million.

All district members of all parties need to remember that they represent citizens and their communities, in which they were elected, and are obliged to work to the best of their community. The very low debt of the circle of 17.1 million should compare it with the debt of their community and are also wondering whether the allocations of the past have been not too high are urban household may financially be relieved! The the left. and Gladbach Bergisch call the BfBB in the City Council on all parties and voter communities to support their demand for a full refund of the 25.8 million to much paid contribution on the towns and villages in the district. Urban household may financially be relieved! Tomas M. Santillan, group Chairman who left / BfBB says: Bergisch Gladbach 11 million would mean for the troubled budget of the city about, which could well use the city. Thus could be withdrawn numerous cuts and the urgent rehabilitation of the schools continued. The city has 11 million paid too much at the circle in the past. We reclaim this now. We must not abandon this income opportunity, if we do not always want to hear that no money was allegedly”. If the CDU and FDP tomorrow more “Cuts in Bergisch Gladbach, present must be adhere to, that their district representatives had the opportunity to help their city.”


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