"Town officials said they were pleased to present a balanced fiscal year 2018 budget of $120 million, but said there could be tough decisions in coming years.
The Town Council held the first of two budget hearings Wednesday night, running through the proposal and speaking with local department heads on future needs.
Town Administrator Jeffrey Nutting thanked town personnel for their work on the budget, but noted the future held some concerns.
“This is pretty much a status quo budget, but it does address our growing population,” he said. “(In the budget) the schools will be using $2.8 million in funds that will not be available next year - that will certainly put street on the fiscal year 2019 budget.”
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