Several expenses for next year’s budget were determined at Thursday night’s regular meeting.
All of the board members will get 1% pay raises. Clerk Mary Lou Nieuwenhuis and Treasurer Char Troost both will make an annual salary of $25,541, Supervisor Steve Deer will get $16,234 and Trustees John Hooker and Brian Bonnema both will be paid an annual stipend of $2,857.
Another expense will be about $52,000 for gravel work to be done this year on 139th, 140th and 144th avenues, as recommended by the Allegan County Road Commission. The price was set at up to $10 per cubic yard.