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Festus City budget about to be approved

(Festus) The Festus City Council will soon approve the final budget for the next fiscal year. Festus City Administrator Greg Camp says they have their funds in place for normal street projects and their water and sewer funding.

Over the last year, Festus made several improvements to the parks with tennis courts, a basketball court, and the outdoor stage. This next budget will not include any major parks projects.

Camp another chuck of funding will be focused on the police dispatching agreement with Jeffco 9-1-1.

The new budget will go into effect next month. The Festus City Council will make the final approval of the budget sometime in the coming weeks.

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