Moorcroft council passes annual budget
Miscalculation pauses budget discussions, but council able to move forward
July 30, 2020
The budget passed for this fiscal year was not based on an accurate carryover, Clerk/Treasurer Cheryl Schneider reported to the council at Monday night’s meeting. Schneider said she had inadvertently allocated remaining enterprise funds to the amount of $34,000 into the carryover amount for this fiscal year’s budget.
“I could have moved that at the end of the year, but if I had done that, that’s changing your total carryover amount. So we did not because that money was spent elsewhere,” she said.
The problem, according to Schneider, is that the enterprise revenues remain in the...