Richmond County Board Of Supervisors Gets Earful On School Funding

The Richmond County Board of Supervisors held a public hearing on the proposed fiscal year 2024 fiscal year budget and every public comment was related to funding for the schools. According to News on the Neck the division asked for $285,000 to give all employees a 5% raise but the proposed budget allocates $200,000. Supervisor William Herbert says he doesn’t see a way to increase the funding as the budget is very tight.