Albany Utility board estimates six or seven million dollar surplus

Albany Utility board estimates six or seven million dollar surplus

ALBANY, GA (WALB)

Good news from the Albany Utility Board today.

For the first time in a while... board members say they have a surplus in their budget.Now, they are trying to decide how to spend the extra 6 to 7-million dollars.     

Board Member Chad Warbington would like to see a policy to specify what to do with all surplus.
“This is great news so now we need to have a clear picture, when something like this happens, when something good that we just don't go spend the money, that the money is not just wasted, that there is a true strategic plan to use the money wisely," says Board Member Chad Warbington.
Board members asked the staff to come up with a list of recommendations.
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