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Richwood leaders seek answers from fiscal chief

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RICHWOOD, La. (AP) - Alderwoman Leola Keys says she wants answers about the budget from the town's fiscal administrator and intends to call a special meeting Wednesday to get them.

The town's fiscal administrator, Jonald Walker, was appointed by the state to fix the town's ailing finances. Walker is scheduled to be in Richwood this week to meet with town leaders over the budget. It was unclear whether Walker will attend the special meeting, set for 5:30 p.m.

The town was supposed to have adopted a budget by Tuesday, but the board unanimously rejected Walker's proposal at last month's meeting. Keys said the board rejected the proposal because its members had no role in crafting it.

 

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