On Monday, Governor Newson released his Administration’s 2022-23 Proposed Budget. This proposal is the first step in the State’s budget negotiations with lawmakers, who must pass a budget by June 15th for the July 1st start of the 2022-23 fiscal year.
The Governor’s proposed budget highlighted new investments in the following five program areas:
- COVID Response;
- Climate Resiliency;
- Addressing Homelessness;
- Cost of Living; and
- Public Safety Investment.
The Rural Rundown captures highlights of the proposal as it relates to RCRC member counties and can be accessed here.