City Council Pondering Just how To Cut Budget
Final Spending Plan Will Be Reviewed Sept. 15
The Glasgow City Council met for a special budget meeting in the last week to help wrap up their work sessions to finalize plans for the upcoming fiscal year. They looked at slashing the budget in several different departments.
While some extras remained on the budget, like updating the phone system the city currently uses, others were cut, like travel and training that maybe hadn't been used in years prior. The city also had to look at adding more than $70,000 to the budget for repairs to bring the levee up to standards.
A lot of the discussion was about cutting anything that could be cu...