County budget up for approval

MARQUETTE – The Marquette County Board is scheduled to vote on approving its budget for the coming year at its meeting Tuesday in Marquette.

The board at 6 p.m. in Room 231 of the Henry Skewis Annex to the Marquette County Courthouse in Marquette.

The 2014 budget includes a general fund budget of $24.3 million, capital improvements in the amount of $311,000 and other county fund budgets totaling $27 million.

The board is also expected to make appointments to fill vacancies on the Marquette County Road Commission and the Department of Human Services Board.