Wake County manager to present school budget recommendation
05/19/2014 12:00 AM
02/15/2015 11:20 AM
The Wake County school budget fight enters the next stage today when new County Manager Jim Hartmann presents his first budget to county commissioners.
A lot of eyes will be on how much Hartmann recommends giving to the school system, which wants a $39.3 million increase to $366 million. The gap between Hartmann’s recommendation and what the school board wants will set the range the commissioners will be facing.
After today, the commissioners will hold a budget work session and budget public hearings. The vote would take place in June.
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