A $64,000 question
St. Croix County Board's Finance Committee agreed last Thursday to correct a 2007 budgeting error by using an extra $64,000 from the county's sales tax fund.
When the County Board adopted the 2007 budget Oct. 31, the intent was to raise the property tax levy to the maximum allowed by state controls, and the budget was developed that way.
The Wisconsin Department of Revenue gave the county its levy limit number earlier this fall, and that number was used in most budget work.
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