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The 2016 annual budget will go in front of the Kent County Board of Commissioners Thursday. Read More
Michigan is slow to recover from higher ed cuts in the Great Recession.
LANSING — State funding for higher education has seen a dramatic reduction in the past few decades — and students are feeling the budget squeeze. Read More
One point about the fiscal year 2016 preliminary budget businesses and residents will probably be happy to hear is there will be no significant changes to service fees. Read More
They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Read More
Funding through the state would total $44.4 million, with a matching $25 million from the county.
Kent County operates on a calendar year but the state follows the federal fiscal year starting Oct. 1 — and a lot of money comes through the state to Kent County each year — so the county board is doing its annual work to stitch together its so-called “bifurcated budget.” Read More