LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – In under eight minutes on Monday morning, the LaFollette City Council and Mayor Cliff Jennings held a public hearing, had a second reading and approved an ordiance. Ordinance 2022-14 amends the fiscal year budget for 2022-23. Jennings read the ordinance in its entirety to those in attendance.

The ordinance amends the 2022-23 fiscal budget for the electric fund and water/sewer fund for LaFollette Utility Board. The electric fund received $173,793 in interest and the water and sewer fund added $22,456 in interest to the budget. Both amounts were placed in the fund balance. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 12/13/2022-6AM)