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Belding City Council adopts budget for 2012-2013; OKs bridge repair
Belding City Council adopts budget for 2012-2013; OKs bridge repair

by Cory Smith
from The Daily News


BELDING — Members of Belding City Council officially adopted a balanced budget for the 2012-2013 fiscal year during Tuesday night’s Belding City Council meeting.

After being first proposed in April and having gone through several revisions, the final version of the budget was presented to council members by City Manager Randy DeBruine Tuesday night and voted through by council members with a 5-0 vote.

“This budget is balanced,” DeBruine said. “We have some healthy fund balances that enable us to do this. The city is in compliance with the city’s budget ordinance and maintains a higher percentage than 10 percent of fund balance ratio, as is required.”

Recent changes to the budget included a transfer to the library fund of $14,039. That transfer was made in order to assist with the costs for the events that transpired earlier in the month...

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