First county budget hearing today, Thursday, August 23

The first of two public hearings on the proposed Franklin County Budget for 2019 will be this morning, Thursday August 23, 2018 and the second will be Monday, August 27, both at 9 a.m. in the county courtroom of the county courthouse in downtown Mount Vernon.

The $5.4 million budget being proposed totals all funds. For more information, see the Aug. 23 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.