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Budgets and Budgeting

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  • Bel Air to introduce FY2015 budget next week

    Bel Air to introduce FY2015 budget next week
    The Town of Bel Air is set to introduce the Town Administrator's Budget for FY 2015 next week, Town Administrator James D. Fielder Jr. said. "We've been focusing on putting a balanced budget together," Fielder said during a Board of Town Commissioners...
  • New Wilde Lake Middle in Ulman budget

    Howard County Executive Ken Ulman released his capital budget for fiscal year 2015 on April 1, a $259.9 million spending program that he says prioritizes funding for schools, parks, water-quality improvements and expansion of a new intracounty broadband...
  • Ulman releases $259.9 million FY15 capital budget proposal

    Ulman releases $259.9 million FY15 capital budget proposal
    Howard County Executive Ken Ulman released his capital budget for fiscal year 2015 April 1, a $259.9 million spending program that prioritizes funding for schools, parks, water-quality improvements and expansion of a new intercounty broadband network....
  • Provisions to recoup state education funding for Carroll schools falter in House

    Provisions to recoup state education funding for Carroll schools falter in House
    A pair of proposals that would have limited the amount of state funding lost by Carroll County Public Schools over the next three years was approved by the county's state senators, supported by the Board of Carroll County Commissioners and pleaded for...
  • Harford council gives school leaders little chance for more money

    Harford council gives school leaders little chance for more money
    The public schools in Harford County face starting next school year around $30 million short of what school leaders believe they need but, based on comments from Harford County Council members, it appears unlikely they will get that money. "We do...
  • Living on a retirement budget before retirement

    When Gary and Mary Beth Bassford first talked to a financial planner six years before they retired, they were shocked. "I looked at him, and I said, 'How in the world are we going to do that?' " recalled Mary Beth Bassford when she was told how much...
  • Harford school board approves ratification of teacher's contracts

    Harford school board approves ratification of teacher's contracts
    The Harford County Board of Education voted Monday night to approve contracts that would give one percent raises and step increases to teachers, principals and administrators, provided the school system has the money to pay them. The raises are far from...
  • Aberdeen mayor wants city to give more money volunteer fire department

    Aberdeen mayor wants city to give more money volunteer fire department
    Aberdeen Mayor Mike Bennett said he hopes to ultimately give up to $260,000 per year to the city's fire department, a sharp increase from the $100,000 annually the volunteer fire service has been getting from the city. He said he told Aberdeen...
  • Bid to alter storm-water fees draws fire

    Bid to alter storm-water fees draws fire
    A late bid in Annapolis to alter Maryland's storm-water fee law has drawn fire from environmentalists and from the attorney general's office, calling it an unconstitutional end run on the legislative process. Senators meeting with their House...
  • Harford council hears concerns about Mt. Soma property getting public water; stun gun bill passes

    Harford County's request to add the proposed 285-apartment Mt. Soma development to the public water system drew some debate at Tuesday's Harford County Council meeting. The development is part of the proposed water and sewer plan update for spring 2014;...
  • Howard library system to receive additional $13.6 million for new Elkridge branch

    Howard library system to receive additional $13.6 million for new Elkridge branch
    A project to build a new Elkridge branch of the Howard County Library System is set to receive more funding in County Executive Ken Ulman’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2015 than previously announced, county budget administrator Ray Wacks said...
  • Stormwater fee flap smoothed over

    Stormwater fee flap smoothed over
    A dispute brewing in Annapolis over a late bid to alter Maryland's storm-water fee law - one that reportedly threatened approval of the state's budget - was resolved Thursday, with lawmakers agreeing to limit a proposed exemption from the controversial...