Mukilteo Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

Blindsided by budget l Council Corner


When in discussion these past several months it was revealed to us by our finance director that with the projected numbers for the next 10 years we were looking at a huge gap in expenses versus revenues.

With no changes in our revenue model we hit a $1 million general fund gap in late 2020.

If you were like me my initial reaction was, “How did we not know?” and so I asked our finance director that very question.

I appreciated her direct answer: “I did not know until I punched in the numbers.” Michelle answered honestly. Michelle has not quite been here a year.

In fact, the truth...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019