Mecklenburg County's current financial status report shows about $5.4 million in projected surplus revenue, according to Director of Finance Dena Diorio.
This news puts the County in a better position than the same time last year when a $33 million shortfall resulted in mid-year budget reductions.
"We've righted the ship and I feel good that our budget is structurally sound," Diorio said. Watch video clip
Commissioners and County Staff continue the three-day retreat on Thursday at the Charlotte Museum of History.
Remember, residents can watch the entire Strategic Planning Conference online
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