By Paul Schmitt
The Kewaunee County Board moved forward on their 2018 budget Tuesday night while addressing concerns made some county officials about a pay increase for Administrator Scott Feldt. Kewaunee County Board Chair Bob Weidner explains the earlier process and rationale behind the administrators pay increase that five county officials questioned.
The board after much discussion approved a resolution to trim Feldt’s salary from the initial level six to level five, reflecting a $100,555 annual salary rather than the original proposed $103, 771. The finance committee will make a few other revisions in the 2018 budget suggested by the county board before it will come back for a final vote on November 7, according to Weidner. You can find the complete comments made by Kewaunee County Board Chair Bob Weidner regarding the next year’s budget below.