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June 27, 2014

Fairmont’s budget won’t see major changes in upcoming fiscal year

FAIRMONT — The City of Fairmont’s new fiscal year will begin July 1, and the city’s 2014-15 budget won’t see any major changes.

Fairmont Finance Director Eileen Layman said the budget will be $14,065,105. This year, the city will finish paying off Veterans’ Square, the purchase of a street sweeper and a fire truck.

The city is paying off the purchase of the Customer Service Center, which will be fully paid off in 2019. The Customer Service Center will open July 14.

The city does not have any major projects planned for the upcoming fiscal year, but will focus on demolitions, Layman said.

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