Committee OKs 2013 Budget

Request By Sheriff's Office For Patrol Units Unfunded

Posted: November 21, 2012 at 5 a.m.

Benton County’s Budget Committee approved a 2013 budget Tuesday that leaves about $20,000 in projected revenue unspent.

At A Glance

Budget Numbers

Sarah Daniels, Benton County comptroller, gave the county’s justices of the peace a budget proposal that matched the $40,841,935 estimated revenue against $40,180,051 in operating expenditures, leaving a net operating income of $661,884. By shifting some Sheriff’s Office jobs from the general fund, the county had about $1,246,000 available for cost-of-living increases, personnel and capital equipment requests.

Source: Staff Report

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