County approves $229M fiscal year budget
July 5, 2023
Linn County commissioners Roger Nyquist, Sherrie Sprenger and Will Tucker approved adoption of the 2023-24 fiscal-year budget Thursday morning, June 29.
The budget had previously been approved by the county's budget committee, which consists of the commissioners, plus community members Jennifer Stanaway, Kerry Johnson and Mellissa Barnard.
As presented by county treasurer Michelle Hawkins, the budget will be $229,395,213. The general fund tax levy will be $1.2736 per $1,000 of property valuation, with the law enforcement levy at $2.98 per $1,000.
The only major change between the time the p...