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South Washington County budgets 'balanced' for 2014


Several months of discussion regarding next year’s city spending came to a close last week as Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport adopted their fiscal year 2014 budgets.

The cities’ levies vary — two are increasing while one is dropping — but all finance department leaders say the budgets are balanced.

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Emily Buss
Emily Buss joined the South Washington County Bulletin in February 2013. She covers local government in Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport, along with other general assignment reporting. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communications from Minnesota State University, Mankato.
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