General fund budget
Columbiana County commissioners are meeting with department heads to formulate next year's budget. Here's a comparison of what some departments are asking for and how much commissioners are proposing to give them, though commissioners note even less money may be available:
Clerk of courts: $360,391; $360,391.Common pleas court: $669,443; 439,025.Juvenile court: $368,000; $210,495.Probate court: $260,000; $194,521.Auditor: $225,000; $225,000.Treasurer: $246,000; $246,000.Recorder: $270,000; $215,090.Prosecutor: $773,698; $619,730.Coroner: $172,723; $96,379.Sheriff: $1.9 million; $1.9 million.Veterans services: $122,867; $122,867.
Source: Columbiana County commissioners