Budget Workshop Focuses On Local Education Spending-Brevard NC
Last updated 6/3/2020 at 3:48pm
Education spending makes up roughly 25 percent of Transylvania County Manager Jaime Laughter’s proposed $59.7 million general fund budget for the 2020/2021 fiscal year.
The school system requested $15.9 million for the 2020/2021 fiscal year, which begins July 1, while Laughter recommended it receive $14,356,380 million, a slight increase from the $14,302,198 in the current year. Laughter also recommended funding Blue Ridge Community College’s (BRCC) requested $578,735 for operating expenses in the new fiscal year.
The college received $550,279 for the current fiscal year. The college...