Village Manager Bridget Wachtel’s message to the Flossmoor Village Board during its first public look at the fiscal year 2024 budget has been a common refrain for the municipality as of late: good news for the short-term, mixed with cautions about future sustainability.
Wachtel on Monday, March 6, presented the preliminary fiscal year 2024 budget, focusing on the general fund as well as the water and sewer fund.
“The general fund is supporting the general operating costs of the village — everything from public works to police, fire and general administrative services,” Wachtel explained . . .