COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

BUDGET HEARING MEETING

September 20, 2006

A Budget Hearing of the Chippewa County Board of Commissioners was held on Tuesday, September 20, 2006 at the Chippewa County Courthouse in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. Chairman Kay called the meeting to order at 4:00 p.m. with a quorum present.

MEMBERS PRESENT: Earl Kay, Jim Moore, Scott Shackleton and Bernie LaJoie (4:35 pm)

MEMBERS ABSENT: Don Cooper, Richard Timmer and Ted Postula

OTHERS PRESENT: Judge Lambros, Jeri Lou Wolski, Diane Cork, Sharon Kennedy, Tim McKee, Jim Lucas, Thelma Bosbous and Kelly Beaune, Recorder

Budget Hearings

Hearings regarding 2007 Budget requests from Circuit Court, Clerk, Register of Deeds, Equalization, Fire, Ambulance and Central Dispatch, Co-op Extension, and Friend of the Court were discussed. Topics included storage, 35 vs. 40 hours per week, travel expenses, time clocks, and a guideline for 40 hours.

Adjourn

The meeting adjourned at 6:10 p.m.

Kelly J. Beaune, Recorder

Earl Kay, Chairman