South Russell Village Budget Redo Given High Marks
September 10, 2021 by Ann Wishart

With only a couple of exceptions, the Geauga County Budget Commission cheered South Russell Village’s 2022 budget during their second meeting Aug. 27.

With only a couple of exceptions, the Geauga County Budget Commission cheered South Russell Village’s 2022 budget during their second meeting Aug. 27. County Auditor Chuck Walder explained why the village officials on Aug. 16 were invited to come back with a revised budget. The issue that required a call-back was non-execution of projects resulting in high cash balances, he said, and complimented them for not bringing with them a long wish list. The village proposed spending about $1 million in 2022 by completing the Lake Louise Bridge project at a cost of about $263,500, building a detention basin at...