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Council backs $53 million Bardstown budget

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By Randy Patrick

The Bardstown City Council has expressed unanimous support for the city’s first budget to exceed $50 million.

It is also the first that doesn’t use dividends from utilities to pay for services such as police and fire protection, streets and recreation — mostly because of last year’s doubling of the occupational tax from a half cent to a cent on every dollar earned.

The plan includes a 3 percent across-the-board raise for city employees, five more employees, and big capital projects in water and sewer infrastructure.


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