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By Sean C. Morgan
Of The New Era 

Police budget to replace vehicles

 

May 23, 2017

Photo courtesy of Sweet Home Police Department THIS PATROL CAR, damaged after hitting a tree during a pursuit, is one of the items slated for replacement in the Police Department budget.

The Sweet Home Police Department is budgeting to begin replacing patrol cars for the first time since three were destroyed in a pursuit and then replaced in 2013.

City Budget Committee members met Thursday, May 18, to review proposed budgets for the Police Department, the Public Library and special funds. The committee was scheduled to meet Monday evening to discuss various Public Works funds and at 6:30 p.m. Thursday to discuss the General Fund.

After adjustments and the approval of the proposed 2017-18 budget, the council will hold a public hearing and adopt a budget prior to June 30. T...



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