Jones County schedules public hearing on budget

JONES COUNTY, MS - (WDAM) - Jones County Supervisors will soon be ready to hear from the public concerning the 2011-2012 fiscal budget.

Monday, supervisors scheduled a public hearing for September 6th, at 8:00a.m. at the Jones County Courthouse in Laurel.

Supervisors are asking all department heads to cut 5 percent out of their projected budgets.

Meanwhile, Jones County Schools are making amendments to its projected budget and is expected to present it in the next couple weeks.

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