The Transylvania Times -

By Derek McKissock
News Editor 

Manager Presents County Budget


Last updated 4/28/2021 at 4:22pm

On Monday, County Manager Jaime Laughter presented her proposed $67.9 million budget for the 2021-2022 fiscal year, which calls for a decrease in the property tax rate and to keep spending fairly flat across the board.

Laughter, who presented her budget during the Board of Commissioners’ regular meeting, is also proposing doing away with the $1.50 per trash bag charge at convenience sites and to instead have owners of homes and buildings in the county pay an annual $200 fee.

Commissioners will hold at least one budget workshop, May 10, while public hearings will be held on June 14 and...

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