Escambia County Begins Talks On $479.9 Million Budget

July 10, 2018

The Escambia County Commission  will hold budget meetings beginning today to consider a $474.9 million budget, up from about $456 million last fiscal year.

The meetings are scheduled for today and Wednesday beginning at 9 a.m.

Meetings will take place in the board chambers of the Ernie Lee Magaha Government Building, found on the first floor of 221 Palafox Place.

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3 Responses to “Escambia County Begins Talks On $479.9 Million Budget”

  1. anne 1of2 on July 10th, 2018 2:32 pm

    Sheriff isn’t running for Mayor the way I figured he would so he really loves his job. He does need to pay his employee’s more to retain them, keeping us safe. He has said this it to catch up. He won’t be asking for this amount of raise every year.

  2. Citizen on July 10th, 2018 2:16 pm

    @SW no you won’t they did a 4 year settlement to get them off their back..All the deputies still don’t have their raises..Why not? That’s the story — not the budget . But notice the 15 M for debt..That’s just to pay to have debt..like the interest on the credit card…

  3. SW on July 10th, 2018 2:06 pm

    Guess we’ll see the ’sheriff v commission’ show again.

    Popcorn and sodas.





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