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Montgomery County Commission holds first budget hearing

(Source: WSFA 12 News) (Source: WSFA 12 News)

The Montgomery County Commission held is first budget hearing for 2018 Wednesday morning.

The group met with all elected officials and department heads to see what their financial priorities are for next year.

"We look at what we spent last year and the year before and see what we have available to assess next year, and that's what we're doing today-seeing what we have in what we would call the General Fund pot,' to see exactly what we can spend for the next year for the necessary departments," Montgomery County Commission Chair Elton Dean said.

The final budget proposal for 2018 will be presented in September... the commission will vote on it during their September meeting.

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