Not quite zoned in
Saratoga Town Council discusses budget amendment to transfer funds from police department, ordinance passes first reading 3-2
September 25, 2019
The Saratoga Town Council was presented with a budget amendment on Sept. 20 for the purpose of transferring funds from the Saratoga Police Department to Planning. As was reported previously (see “Budgeting for zoning” on page 3 of the Sept. 11 Saratoga Sun), the town council had unanimously approved the transfer of $11,748.95 to pay for a full-time zoning officer.
When they were first presented with Ordinance No. 856, Saratoga Police Chief Ken Lehr pointed out that the document stated that funds would be transferred from the equipment replacement fund. The council had approved the trans...