Milwaukee County 2012 budget hearings, Day 3

Today, the Committee reviewed the following budgets:

• County Board
• County Board – Department of Audit
• County Board – Office of Community Business Development Partners
• County Executive – General Office
• County Executive – Veterans Service Office
• District Attorney
• Department of Child Support Services
• Medical Examiner – Amendment approved 5-0 (Excused: Thomas) to increase professional Services contracting for forensic lab oversight by $15,000 to $90,000, offset by a revenue increase of $15,000 in medical service fees
• Combined Court Related Operations – Amendment approved 4-2 (No: De Bruin, Thomas) to deny the transfer of the Courts’ Human Resources Manager to the Department of Human Resources
• Courts-Pre-Trial Services
• Sheriff

I may add my notes on today’s meeting later. I’ve got a lot of other work to do yet tonight.


Author: Jason Haas

Jason is an elected member of the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors, occasionally moonlights as an amateur gardener, and is a proud father of two, or three, depending on how you do the math.