Budget Process Continuing

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The Swift Current City Budget process is underway, but they aren't showing their hand yet.

"Certainly we've done some review with council," said Chief Financial Officer Tim Marcus. "There's certainly some more review to take place. There are some areas that we have a few changes to make."

Marcus has an idea on a timeline.

"We're hoping that we will have everything in line to bring the budget forward around the end of February or first part of March," Marcus said.

He wouldn't give any more details on what the budget could look like.

Colin Powers Interviwes Tim Marcus:

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