Commissioners get back to Roots

Program spending, bond issue discussed by David Leone WAKE FOREST — Tempers flared during a spending discussion Tuesday at a Wake Forest town board work session. It wasn’t about $25 million in possible bond issue spending, rather $34,000 in small projects sparked the debate....
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County budget grows by $3 million — No tax increase, declining water rates

by Carrie C. Causey LOUISBURG — A stagnant tax rate, decreased utility cost and the unfreezing of positions in several county departments could be a sign things are improving for Franklin County. But in order to fund the $73 million proposed budget for 2013-14, the county will...

Budget with tax cuts presented

by Carrie C. Causey FRANKLINTON — Town Manager Tammy Ray officially presented the budget to commissioners Tuesday night during a specially called board meeting. Franklinton staff have been working on the 2013-14 fiscal year plan for months and met with the town board for further...

One surprise in Rolesville budget

by Clellie Allen ROLESVILLE — When Rolesville Town Manager Bryan Hicks presented the proposed 2013-14 budget Tuesday night, there were no surprises in store for commissioners who had been working to balance town needs and resources since January. The commissioners, however, had...

Notice of meeting, FY 2013-14 proposed budget work session

NOTICE OF MEETING FY 2013-2014 PROPOSED BUDGET WORK SESSION The Wake Forest Board of Commissioners will meet to hold a Work Session to discuss the proposed budget for fiscal year 2013-2014 on Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. in the Board Room at Town Hall.  All interested...