Salt Lake County Budget Meetings Tuesday | The Daily Feed

Monday, November 12, 2012

Salt Lake County Budget Meetings Tuesday

Posted By on November 12, 2012, 5:06 PM

  • Pin It
click to enlarge blog8634widea.jpg

It’s a balancing act between taxpayers’ burden and public safety, as the Salt Lake County discusses funding for the Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Office during council meetings Tuesday, Nov. 13.---

Salt Lake County Mayor Peter Corroon recently proposed a 17.5 percent property tax hike for county residents to cover expenses such as overdue maintenance projects. The dollars-and-cents battle continues Tuesday, as the county discusses the budget needs of the Salt Lake County sheriff’s office.

Among other discussion items, the Sheriff’s office is looking for a hiring-freeze exception to hire a jail nurse. Other issues will be discussed, and the Salt Lake County auditor’s office will also be seeking a $24,835 appropriation. The hiring question, along with other budget issues affecting county offices, will be discussed in a meeting starting at 9:30 a.m. In the afternoon, the County Council formally will begin and offer the public to chance to weigh in on the budget matters and other county issues.

Check it out at the Salt Lake County Council Chambers, 2001 S. State, Tuesday, Nov. 13, Committee of the Whole at 9:30 a.m., formal Council meeting at 4 p.m.

More on News

More by Eric S. Peterson

Latest in The Daily Feed

  • This Blows

    Gov. Herbert announces he plans to sign controversial .05 DUI bill.
    • Mar 23, 2017
  • Ready for Greatness

    Utah welcomes 127 newly naturalized U.S. citizens.
    • Mar 22, 2017
  • Plan-B: Not One Drop

    Chatting with the playwright and actors for this bizarre new play.
    • Mar 22, 2017
  • More »


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment


© 2017 Salt Lake City Weekly

Website powered by Foundation