The levy for fiscal year 2023-2024 for White County, Coleman Rehab and Egyptian Health was given the nod on Tuesday night as well as the Annual Budget and Appropriation. The coming year's budget anticipates $1 million in increased revenue and more than $772,000.00 in spending increases. The budget was prepared by Bellwether, LLC, a government services company, who currently prepares White County's budget. The biggest increase was seen in the Sheriff's budget with a big increase in salaries, and substantial increase in vehicle, fuel, and office expenses. The County Jail projected expenses increased, with juvenile detention projecting dramatically increasing expenses because of special requirements.
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