Hernando budget set for new fiscal year

Hernando city leaders pass new budget

HERNANDO, Miss. (WMC) - Hernando city leaders have passed a budget for the new fiscal year after issuing cuts to all city departments and moving around funds.

According to the DeSoto Times, despite the cuts, city employees will see a 2 percent pay raise.

Members of the Board of Aldermen will not receive the raise.

Funds to cover street overlays will take a big hit.

Approximately $243,000 from the overlay fund will cover city employee raises and $100,000 will move to a contingency fund.

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