County Budget Public Hearing Set For Today-Brevard NC
Last updated 6/8/2020 at 3:02pm
Today, the Transylvania County Board of Commissioners will host a public hearing on the proposed $59.7 million budget for the 2020/2021 fiscal year, which begins July 1.
The budget includes no property tax increase and a 9 percent spending decrease.
The budget also includes setting the tax rates for the county’s fire departments. During their second budget workshop on Thursday, commissioners reached consensus, setting all district fire tax rates at 6 cents, a half-cent increase from the current fiscal year.
The remaining balance will come from fund balance after transferring the exc...