CHIPLEY - In a unanimous vote at a special meeting Thursday, Chipley City Council approved its fiscal year 2018-2019 budget and millage rate.

With the approval of Resolution No. 18-19, the council approved a budget of $11,389,991. The council also adopted Resolution No. 18-20, setting the FY 2018-2019 millage rate at 7.000 mills - which is lower than the roll back rate of 6.966.

Following the final millage and budget hearing, the council held another special meeting at which it unanimously approved Resolution No. 18-21, amending FY 2017-18 budget to reflect a total final amount of $15,522,2883.

Other items approved included vehicle transfers between the police and sanitation departments and a resolution that states the terms of the City's credit card acceptance policy.

Chipley City Council will hold its next regular workshop on Oct. 4.