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FY16 COUNTY BUDGET NOT FINAL–MORE CUTS COMING

June 12, 2015 The first public hearing on the FY16 Budget (see summary here) will be Monday, June 15, at 9:00am. The proposed budget has been advertised in the local paper. Based on what County Manager Karen Degges told the … Continue reading

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MEETING AGENDA CHANGES AGAIN FOR BOC MEETING TUESDAY, MAY 12th AT 5:30pm

May 11, 2015 The meeting agendas change so frequently that we are now keeping copies of the agenda under separate versions. The public is never sure just what will be on the agenda when they walk in the meeting. Tomorrow … Continue reading

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BUDGET HEARING–BOC GIVES THEIR REASONS FOR RAISING MILLAGE

Complete Budget Hearing on Video June 20, 2014   The following videos show the budget hearing held June 16 at 6:00PM. The 5 videos last a total of 30 minutes. If you watch the following videos you will get an … Continue reading

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NEW COUNTY BUDGET IS LARGEST IN JASPER COUNTY HISTORY

June 18, 2014 Here is a copy of the “Summary of Proposed Operating Budget for Fiscal Year 2015” for the Jasper County Board of Commissioners. This is usually the only information on the budget the citizens of this county see, … Continue reading

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FY2015 Budget Increases over FY2014 Budget

June 14, 2014 Monday night, June 16 at 6:00PM, you have an opportunity to voice your opinion about the new budget that includes a 2 mil increase plus a $480,000 transfer of funds from Curbside. ($1,066,912 increase over FY14) Karen … Continue reading

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PROPOSED COUNTY BUDGET INCREASES TAXES BY 2 MILS

June 3, 2014 After announcing the 2 mil increase (1 for the Sheriff and 1 for the General Fund according to Comm. Trammell), there were comments by both Comm. Trammell and Comm. Luke. See video: 1 mil = $316,000 The … Continue reading

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BRIEF HIGHLIGHTS OF THE BOC MEETING–TAXES GOING UP

June 3, 2014 The BOC held their monthly regular meeting last night at 6:00PM. The following were the highlights. We will have details and video of this meeting coming later today and in the coming days.   Taxes will increase … Continue reading

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