Commissioners court to determine details in budget Tuesday

By Roxanne Thompson
Staff Writer
Limestone County commissioners will hold yet another budget workshop next week to decide details of the budget for the new fiscal year, which begins Oct. 1.
The workshop is planned for Tuesday, Aug. 29, and the court will also take care of any other business decisions that must be made.
As for the budget workshop, so far, the court members have only spoken on what is planned. Tuesday’s meeting could very well see possible disagreements, as conflicting ideas of how to proceed are hammered out.
All the commissioners and the county judge have agreed that they will try to keep the tax rate lower than the effective tax rate. How much lower, and how to accomplish that is in the details.

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