Hamilton County Commission

Hamilton County budget
9:02 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

First budget meeting has common refrain

Springfield Township hosted Hamilton County Commissioners for the first of three public budget hearings.
Tana Weingartner WVXU

Hamilton County Commissioners held their first public budget hearing last night but the refrain was nothing new.

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Hamilton County budget
3:56 pm
Wed October 10, 2012

Could budget cuts affect public safety?

Hamilton County Commissioners are still looking for ways to balance the 2013 budget without raising taxes.

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Hamilton County budget
4:04 pm
Mon October 8, 2012

Hamilton County Commission considering budget alternatives

Hamilton County Commissioners (L-R) Todd Portune, Greg Hartmann and Chris Monzel.
Credit Tana Weingartner / WVXU

Hamilton County's Administrator today presented Commissioners three possible budgets for next year but it sounds like they'll be choosing Option number four.

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Hamilton County budget
5:00 am
Mon October 8, 2012

Hamilton County budget offers several options

Commissioners hear proposed budget plans Monday morning.
Credit Tana Weingartner / WVXU

Hamilton County Commissioners are expected to discuss the 2013 general fund budget Monday morning.

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Hamilton County budget
3:54 pm
Mon September 17, 2012

Hamilton County budget meetings have common refrain

As Hamilton County budget meetings continue, the story remains the same. Department heads are still begging to keep their budgets intact... and commissioners keep saying everyone will have to deal with less.

Lamenting unfunded mandates from the state legislature is another popular refrain.

Board member Todd Portune says, “At what point do those above us in this hierarchy acknowledge that they can’t just keep demanding and expect to be absorbed? I would argue that we’re at that point.”

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