Local News

State Helping Enfield with Budget

Posted July 8, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— The town of Enfield has struggled to come up with a budget, but has been unsuccessful so far, so the state is stepping in to try to resolve the problem.

The Halifax county town had been operating without a budget for about a week the executive committee of the state Local Government Commission stepped in Tuesday. The commission will hold an emergency meeting regarding that budget.

While the lack of a spending plan is a problem there are bigger issues. For instance, there is no money is allocated to pay town employees in the.

Last week workers received partial paychecks.