TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Rensselaer County Executive Kathleen Jimino presented her 2016 budget proposal to the county legislature on Friday.
The proposed budget is the fifth consecutive county budget that stays under the state tax cap at a minimal 1.88 percent. Jimino said the budget also protects needed county services and programs.
The legislature said it will undertake a review of the budget through a series of meetings in October and November.
It is expected the legislature will consider adoption of the budget in early December.