The Appling County Board of Education (BOE) met for a monthly meeting on June 6 at the BOE’s Central Office on Highway 15 South at 6:00 p.m. BOE member Dr. Areatha Virgil was not present. During the meeting the BOE held a time for public comment on the FY2023 Tentative General Fund Budget. The FY2023 budget is projected to have total revenues of $36,213,096.00 with expenditures of $38,498,788.77. The board predicts an anticipated fund balance on June 30, 2023 of $11,214,307.23. The FY2022 General Fund Budget had revenues at $35,267,847.00, and expenditures at $37,356,882.66. If approved, this would be an increase in expenditures by a cost of $1,141,906.11 in 2023 over 2022. There were no public comments offered regarding the budget.

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