Sidney Prepares For Leaner Budget
August 17, 2018
Sidney's City Council took a good hard look at its 2018-19 budget during a workshop Wednesday, and found there will be a lot of cuts that could sting a little over the next couple of years.
In making his budget presentation, Sidney City Manager Ed Sadler told council that, at least on paper, the city could be facing up to $1 million in cuts. That's due in part to double counting some revenues, re-budgeting unspent funds and budgeting possible federal grants.
In eliminating those miscues, the "on-paper" picture looks a little better, but the city still faces the need to cut several hundred t...