Sheriff will need to find a way to balance the budget
April 18, 2018
It’s up to Sweetwater County Sheriff Mike Lowell to balance his budget and determine if he needs to ask for a budget amendment.
During the Sweetwater County Commissioners meeting Tuesday morning, the Commissioners discussed what happened at a meeting April 10 between members of the sheriff’s office, attorney’s office, human resources and county clerk’s office. The meeting was set to go over the projected shortfall in the sheriff office’s budget.
“It does not appear that there’s anything we need to do at this time,” Commission Chairman Reid West said. “Obviously, he has not...