"Shortly after the scheduled 11:00 a.m. Administrative Session, the Platte County Commission passed an amended FY12 budget. With a vote of 3-0, the Commission unanimously approved several amendments to the proposed FY12 budget. Highlights of the new budget include funding both the Prosecutor and the Sheriff at their requested budgetary levels.
" In addition, the amended budget will include an additional $142,500 for the Sheriff’s staffing request of three (3) additional deputies or raises to officers on the street."
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