The Summit County Council has finished hearing all the proposed budgets from their individual departments, and after Thanksgiving will start setting their priorities. While some council members sound relieved that the lean years are over, and they can look at more spending, council member David Ure is cautious. Rick Brough has more.
The Summit County Council on Wednesday passed a series of agreements, to settle a tax dispute with Talisker's Empire Pass Hotel, the Montage. The county and half-a-dozen other taxing entities have to return taxes to the Montage over the dispute - an amount totaling nearly $1.7 million. Rick Brough has more.
The Summit County Council is due to adopt a budget for 2014 in about a month. For the first time in a while, the Council can contemplate some new staff positions, and we talked to Council Member Chris Robinson about that. Rick Brough has more.