Benton County Government Reporter
Budget Cuts Not Needed, Cradduck Says
Sheriff Kelley Cradduck said Monday revenue his department will receive for holding state inmates in the county jail should more than cover a budget shortfall identified last week by the county’s justices of the peace who asked Cradduck and County Judge Bob Clinard to cut their budgets by $200,000 each. Continue reading...
BENTONVILLE — A review of capital equipment requests Tuesday left Benton County’s justices of the peace looking at a sizable budget deficit. The county’s tentative budget is $861,541 in the red after approving most of the personnel requests and shifting some capital items onto a priority list, according to Sarah Daniels, comptroller. Continue reading...