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Commissioners look back at 2012

Say finances, budget are main concerns

December 31, 2012

PARKERSBURG — Park improvements, a new day report center director, courthouse projects, energy-efficiency improvements and weathering the June storm were noted by Wood County commissioners as they......

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Dec-31-12 12:14 AM

I believe we as the public are EXTREMELY aware of how tight things are getting,and have been for alot longer than the powers that be. It's called "cut back",not find a new cash cow to milk dry. Start with that self feeding court system and then go from there.

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Dec-31-12 3:11 AM

Revenues are flat but this fiscal year's budget was 17% higher than last year. It's difficult to understand why Mr. Couch would call this an 'improvement'.

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Dec-31-12 10:15 AM

Good idea wild animal we could put buck a bottle more tax on beer ,cut cig tax a little for more sales ,I think you have a good idea,good thinking.

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Dec-31-12 10:43 AM

The only thing Gainer could remember about the past year was the County getting Generators, “as far as he knows”. He had nothing to do with getting them. The Sheriff’s Office is the ones that got them at no cost to the Commission. I hope someone wakes him up for next years meetings

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