|County financials strong but little wiggle room|
|Written by Ed Gebert|
|Friday, January 25, 2013 2:13 PM|
“This year we start on a positive. We’re up $13,000,” reported County Treasurer Bev Fuerst at a Thursday morning meeting of county department heads. “That’s what we got here in January for November sales, so I’m anxious to get February’s because that will be December sales. Hopefully, we had a great Christmas season.”
The figures show that the total income from the county’s 1.0 percent and the 0.5 percent sales tax was over $326,000 for November 2012 sales. That figure is up nearly $72,000 from just three years previous.
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