The Fairhope High Pirate Booster Club is seeking $35,000/yr. for the next five years ($175K total) for expansion and remodeling of the boy’s athletic facility, resurfacing of practice fields, the addition of an outdoor track, and new soccer fields on the Manley Rd. property the city purchased for the school in 2009 (for aprx. $900,000).
The Chamber of Commerce is also seeking $175,000
Such donations come from the city’s Community Developments funds budget
The Mayor has already announced plans for a 8.8% electric rate hike for this
Get in line for your handout…oh, wrong line. That’t the line to pay higher taxes.