Adair County Commissioners review and approve 2014 budgets

Adair County Commissioners are in the process of reviewing and approving the 2014 budgets for elected officials.

The budget hearing for the Human Resources and Grant Writing Department was held Monday afternoon. The budget for the department includes harassment seminars for in the workplace, computer training, different office supplies that may be needed, and expenses for conferences that may be held throughout the year.

"The people in Adair County, the elected people, are very conservative of the tax dollars, and they are not wasted. That's one of our responsibilities as County Commissioners, to ensure that we review their proposals for the budget," said Adair County Commissioner Mark Thompson.

The budget for the Human Resources and Grant Writing Department totaled $42,000 for the upcoming year.