Snohomish County executive proposes 2021 budget
75% would go to law and justice
Last updated 9/30/2020 at 5:31pm
Snohomish County Executive Dave Somers submitted his proposed 2021 budget to the County Council on Tuesday, Sept. 29.
His proposed general fund budget is $264 million. The total of all funds is $1.045 billion, a decrease of approximately $55 million from 2020's adopted budget.
"In the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic, a major economic downturn, and the largest civil rights movement in our lifetimes, we are prioritizing the county's essential functions and finding ways to move our community forward in spite of the challenges," Somers said.
"Across our community, people are struggling, a...