The largest budgetary reductions are being proposed in the treasurer’s office, clerk’s office, executive departments, and probate court. Overall the plan would reduce spending by 1.7%.
“It is not only our spending plan for the next year, it is a blueprint for reform,” said chief financial officer Carla Sledge.
The county is currently faced with a $266 million deficit which Ficano is hoping to improve with his proposal.
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