COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

BUDGET HEARING MEETING

September 26, 2006

A Budget Hearing of the Chippewa County Board of Commissioners was held on Tuesday, September 26, 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: Richard Timmer, Earl Kay, Jim Moore, Don Cooper, Scott Shackleton and Bernie LaJoie (4:35 pm)

MEMBERS ABSENT: Ted Postula

OTHERS PRESENT: Marilyn McDonald, Judge Ulrich, Sue Short, Bill Karr, Brian Peppler, Jeff Moran and Kelly Beaune, Recorder

Budget Hearings

Hearings regarding 2007 Budget requests from Treasurer, Probate and Family Court, Surveyor, Plat Books, Prosecuting Attorney, Support Coordinator, Crime Victim Advocate, and the Sheriff Department were discussed. Topics included property sales, 40 hours per week, equal raises for elected officials, Child Care Fund, revenue/expense for Plat Books, justification for added employees, federal inmates, GEO prison, and vehicle replacement...

Adjourn

The meeting adjourned at 5:50 p.m.

Kelly J. Beaune, Recorder

Richard Timmer, Chairman