Council votes to restore police overtime funds
Friday, August 31, 2012
The Jefferson City Council voted to restore $100,000 in overtime funds for the Police Department, two nights after being presented $117,000 in department overtime cuts.
At the budget meeting Thursday, the City Council continued discussions on 2.5 percent cuts in city departments for the proposed 2013 budget. The across-the-board cuts had equated to $582,775 in city savings.