Smith County Commissioners Set Up Public Hearing For Proposed Budget

Public hearings have been set for the proposed budget and tax rate for Smith County. The first meeting is scheduled for next Tuesday, August 16th at 6 P.M.  The others are August 22nd and August 29th - both scheduled at 9 A.M.

During today's meeting, commissioners released new poposed budget numbers.  According to commissioners, overspending is down to $2.6 million dollars.

Oralia Ortega, reporting.