WGXC-90.7 FM

Columbia County adopts 2012 budget

Dec 16, 2011 12:07 am
The Columbia County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to adopt a 2012 budget of $145.1 million. Jeff Alexander in the Register-Star reports the County was able to adopt the budget and maintain the tax levy, despite a decrease in state aid and unfunded mandates that are straining county budgets statewide. Board of Supervisors Chairman Roy Brown told the paper there were no anticipated layoffs, but there is a hiring "chill" at the county level. Read the full story in the Register-Star.