Kent County Commissioners Approve Fiscal 2014 Budget Totaling Almost $45 Million

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Kent County Commissioner’s approved a fiscal 2014 budget of almost $45 million on June 11, providing a $2,000 across the board raise for employees and retaining property and income tax rates.  Other highlights from the approved budget are listed below.

  • Retires over $4 million of debt in the county general and water and sewer funds
  • Reduces water and sewer rates by 4%
  • Funds the schools at Maintenance of Effort
  • Maintains a 10% fund balance

More specifics on the county budget can be found in a PowerPoint  summarizing the county’s budget presentation.