Public can view final Richland County budget meeting June 3

COLUMBIA – Richland County residents have a second opportunity to view the county’s budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

The County will hold a virtual public hearing on the budget at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 3. The meeting will stream live on the county’s YouTube page and on the county website.

County Council uses the budget to oversee the delivery of services, programs and resources. Residents can review the recommended budget book for fiscal year 2021-22, which details the biennial budget, on Richland County’s website by navigating to the Budget & Grants Management webpage.

By state law, Richland County must approve a balanced budget for the fiscal year before July 1. The County’s 2022 fiscal year runs July 1, 2021-June 30, 2022.

Richland County Council will hold a third reading of the budget at its June 10 meeting.

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