Gov. Deal signing budget

The final version of the FY18 state budget is now signed with all library funding intact:

  • Capital Outlay projects – Marshes of Glynn, Moultrie-Colquitt, Roddenbery, and Middle Georgia (Jones County)
  • MRR – $4 million
  • Technology replacement – $3,190,000

We are delighted with allocations for MRR and tech that are above our request!

“Gov. Nathan Deal today held budget signing ceremonies across the state for next year’s $25 billion state budget. The legislation, HB 44, will support Georgia citizens by funding initiatives in education, human services, public safety, state infrastructure and other key areas. This budget is based on a 3.5 percent increase in general fund revenues over FY 2017, reflecting Georgia’s sustained economic growth.”

Read the complete press release from Office of the Governor.