County government finally releases proposed budget to spend $344 million which is 5% increase over last year, defies transparency or meaningful deliberation

County government finally releases proposed budget to spend $344 million which is 5% increase over last year, defies transparency or meaningful deliberation

Conroe, August 30 – Playing the same games with the taxpayers’ money as last year, the Montgomery County government waited until the last possible day, August 30, 2018, to file the “Proposed Budget” for Fiscal Year 2019, which will involve spending more than $344 million, a 4.8% increase in one year. The proposed spending increase, […]

Board of District Judges to meet today (Friday, August 10) for County Auditor Budget hearing; unclear if they’ll finally fulfill the Noack-Doyal promise to cut Auditor’s budget by at least $300K

Board of District Judges to meet today (Friday, August 10) for County Auditor Budget hearing; unclear if they’ll finally fulfill the Noack-Doyal promise to cut Auditor’s budget by at least $300K

Image: Montgomery County Auditor Phyllis Martin. Conroe, August 10 – The Board of District Judges of Montgomery County will meet today, Friday, August 10, 2018, at High Noon, in the 2nd Floor Overflow Courtroom (southeast corner) of the Main Courthouse, 301 North Thompson Street, Conroe, to review and approve a budget for the Montgomery County […]