Pottawatomie County commissioners (from left to right): District 1 commissioner Dee McKee, District 2 commissioner Pat Weixelman and District 3 commissioner and board chair Greg Riat.

Pottawatomie County commissioners this week unanimously approved a $36.2 million overall budget for fiscal year 2022.
The mill levy is up a whole mill from last year. Commissioner Dee McKee explained on KMAN’s In Focus Tuesday, that it’s primarily attributed to increased personnel wages and a $1.4 million increase into the county’s Special Highway fund for future road and bridge improvements.
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At Monday’s meeting commissioner Pat Weixelman voiced his support for the budget.
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Commission Chair Greg Riat also supported the budget.
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The full published budget is available below.

2022 Budget – FINAL 08-23-2021

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