December 7, 2016 | Sonya Burke

CAO Firestine Sends Memo to County Directors About Budget Reductions

In a memo sent out this week, Chief Administrative Officer Timothy Firestine informed Montgomery County directors that fiscal year (FY) 2018 “operating budget reductions will be necessary to produce a balanced budget next year.” According to the memo, the December Fiscal Plan update projects a gap of $130 million compared to the current approved budget. […]

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March 15, 2016 | Sonya Burke

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Leventhal on Property Tax Hike (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett released his recommended FY17 operating budget today, and it includes a property tax hike. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Councilmember George Leventhal shares his thoughts on the proposed tax increase:

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March 16, 2015 | Sonya Burke

BOE President Pat O’Neill on MoCo Budget: “There’s Still a Gap”

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Board of Education President Pat O’Neill reacts to the County Executive’s proposed budget and talks about some of the measures Montgomery County Public Schools officials are proactively taking to try and close the gap.

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March 16, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Montgomery College’s Budget Needs (VIDEO)

Dr. DeRionne Pollard, the president of Montgomery College, explains how much money Montgomery College still needs following the presentation of the County Executive’s recommended fiscal year 2016 operating budget on March 16. Find out more in this MyMCMedia Extra video: Related:

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