Proposal includes adding 4.5 FTE employees in 2014-15
LINCOLN COUNTY — The last five years have been a financial nightmare for many local governments, including Lincoln County, which has eliminated about 65 positions since 2009-10.
And while the hard times continue, Commissioner Bill Hall said Wednesday during a joint work session with the Depoe Bay City Council that the county’s proposed 2014-15 fiscal budget will include the addition of 4.5 full-time equivilent (FTE) employees to the workforce.
“The balanced budget proposal that will go to the budget committee for approval, in addition to something like a half-million dollars in infrastructure projects,” said Hall, “will for the first time in a long time allow us to add back positions into the general fund.”
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