Laurel city council approves the 2012 budget

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - The city of Laurel has approved the 2012 fiscal year budget.

The council voted unanimously to accept the $26 million budget.

In the budget, all city employees will receive a three percent pay raise.

Laurel City Administrative Officer Dennis Keveryn said the city will continue to spend very conservatively.

Copyright 2011 WDAM. All rights reserved.