City Budget Projects Growth

Posted: November 15, 2012 at 3:11 a.m.

The City Council took its first look at a 2013 budget Tuesday that projects 1.9 percent growth in both revenue and expenses over this year’s budget.

At A Glance

Professional Services

Bentonville’s budget includes $3.16 million for professional services. Some of the service payouts include:

Chamber of Commerce — $75,000

Water Quality Issues Working Group — $40,000

Downtown Bentonville Inc. — $30,000

Ozark Regional Transit — $120,976

Benton County Sheriff’s Office (prisoner housing) — $48,000

Rogers Animal Shelter — $121,000

Annual traffic timing study — $30,000

Officials for sports programs —$168,680

Source: City Of Bentonville

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