County Facing Hard Decisions
Transylvania County's proposed $42.4 million general fund budget for 2008-2009 will take care of some important present needs, but next year county officials will have to make some hard decisions about additional challenges.
During budget discussions with County Manager Artie Wilson and several department heads last week, county commissioners learned that some additional projects and personnel couldn't be put off very much longer.
Still without sufficient funding for completion is the long discussed new animal shelter, which has been proposed for a site in Calvert.
Residents of the area...