10/15/14 – 5:02 A.M.
Work continues on Hancock County’s budget. The county commissioners met with the budget commission Tuesday to review third-quarter numbers from this year. Revenue is up for the county, having collected $16.7 million through three-quarters of the year, compared to $16.1 million last year.
Expenses are up a little as well. The county has spent $13.4 million through nine months, which is about $56,000 more than 2013.
The commissioners hope to be able to carry-over $2.5 million from this year’s budget into 2015.Read More →