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Mass Alert System Gets Praise From Quorum Court Members

Posted: November 6, 2012 at 5 a.m.

News of Superstorm Sandy’s devastation and destruction to the lives of millions of people along the East Coast and other recent, nearby extreme weather events made the 2013 budget approval for emergency services an easy sell to the Washington County Quorum Court’s Budget Committee of the Whole.

By The Numbers

County’s Civil Defense Budget

Category Current 2012 Proposed 2013

Personnel $129,920 $130,584

Supplies $64,445 $76,145

Other Services & Charges $95,050 $94,370

Capital Outlay $1,320 $0

Total $290,736 $301,099

Source: Washington County

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