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County Compares Budget With Its Peers


Last updated 3/21/2018 at 3:56pm

Between 2007 and 2017, Transylvania County government’s annual percentage increase in expenditures out of the general fund budget outpaced the percentage revenues it received, “raising (the) eyebrows” of County Manager Jaime Laughter and warranting further examination.

That finding and others were part of a recent in-depth financial analysis of the county’s budget that staff undertook and then presented to the Board of Commissioners during its last meeting.

In the fall, the county did a presentation comparing local education funding with peer counties, which the staff and commi...

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