Posts Tagged ‘chief financial officer’

Wards 2 and 6 Come Out on Top in Economic Development Spending

Last year, the Chief Financial Officer issued the first comprehensive report on where the city spends its economic development dollars—ranging from tax incentives to revenue bonds to outright grants and contracts. For fiscal year 2010, Ward 6 was the winner by several miles, landing $128.5 million out of the $326 million total.
This year, the haul [...]

Mayor Gray Second-Guesses CFO, Says There’s Got to be More Money Out There

As I noted on Wednesday, Chief Financial Officer Nat Gandhi found that the District would bring in more money this year than originally anticipated. But Mayor Vince Gray still isn't excited about the prospect of a $115 million shortfall, and thinks Gandhi lowballed the District. Yesterday, he fired off a letter asking the CFO to [...]