Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

April 9, 2013

New engineer position put on hold

Glasgow Daily Times


The creation of a new city engineer position has been postponed – at least until Glasgow City Council has a better idea of how its budget for the next fiscal year looks.

The finance committee has started hearing from the individual departments heads what they would like to see covered in the budget for July 1 of this year through June 30, 2014, and when those presentations are finished, the serious number crunching begins.

One thing on the Department of Public Works’ wish list is to have a city engineer who can do much of the work in-house that is otherwise hired out on a contract basis.

Read more of this story in the print or e-Edition of the Glasgow Daily Times on Wednesday.