Otsego County board passes 2020 budget

Otsego County has passed its $119 million budget, which representatives say is one of the lowest spending plans in the state.

Posted: Dec 4, 2019 5:31 PM

Otsego County has passed its $119 million budget, which representatives say is one of the lowest spending plans in the state.

The budget includes a tax levy of about $12 million, and allocates $1.1 million for infrastructure improvements to the Otsego County Jail after inmates had to be relocated due to damage from the Halloween floods.

When the board voted, 12 were in favor, one voted no, and one member was absent during the vote.

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