Type: Hearing - Resolution
Department: BUD - Budget
Directors' Update: Nov. 27, 2019
Business Meeting: Dec. 2, 2019Summary:
Adopting the Annual Budget of Lewis County for the calendar year of 2020
Cover Letter To: State Auditor Office Email _______________________________
Additional Copies To: Erik Martin, Becky Butler, Suzette Smith, Rodney Reynolds, Arny Davis, Dianne Dorey and David Cambell
ADOPTING THE ANNUAL BUDGET OF LEWIS COUNTY FOR THE CALENDAR YEAR OF 2020
WHEREAS, the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC), Lewis County, Washington met in regular session on the first Monday in December, 2019, pursuant to public notice as provided by law, for the purpose of adopting the budget for the year 2020, compiled on 2019 valuation as assessed by the Lewis County Assessor; and
WHEREAS, RCW Chapter 36.40 provides requirements for the adoption of preliminary and final budgets for counties; and
WHEREAS, the BOCC has conducted various public hearings, meetings, and work sessions to consider the 2020 annual budget for Lewis County.
NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED The annual budget of Lewis County for the calendar year of 2020 for all funds of the County, is adopted as provided in attachment A.
Budget appropriations for salaries and benefits are provided in direct correlation to staffing levels and may not be transferred to other budget line items without the approval of the Board of County Commissioners.
The BOCC hereby adopts the Capital Facilities Ten Year Project List as recommended by the Capital Facilities Committee as provided in attachment B.
The BOCC hereby directs the County Treasurer to distribute 3.5% of Sales and Uses Tax collections from the General Fund to be allocated for capital projects and transferred to Fund 3010 monthly for year 2020 and future years until the BOCC directs otherwise.
DONE IN OPEN SESSION this 2nd day of December, 2019.