Baltimore County Passes Budget Smoothly

The Baltimore County Council unanimously passed its FY14 budget, approving the plan effectively intact as presented by County Executive Kevin Kamenetz. From coverage in the Baltimore Sun:

Baltimore County Council members formally adopted a county budget Thursday that they say focuses on basic services while keeping the county’s property tax rate flat for the 25th year in a row.

The council unanimously approved County Executive Kevin Kamenetz’s $2.8 billion operating budget and $339 million capital budget for the fiscal year that begins in July. Kamenetz and council members said they homed in on public education, public safety and infrastructure.

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Michael Sanderson

Executive Director Maryland Association of Counties