Stella Westfall http://wxpr.org en A Deficit To A Surplus In Three Lakes http://wxpr.org/post/deficit-surplus-three-lakes <p></p><p>Sharp pencils have produced a surplus from an initial budget deficit in Three Lakes.</p><p>Town chair Stella Westfall said in the early work they were about $143,000 dollars over budget. But she says staff and department heads found a way to turn that around...</p><p><i><u> </u></i></p><blockquote><p><i><u>"...they just did a great job and made recommendations to decrease our expenses. The department heads really tried to be efficient...bottom line is instead of this $143,000 deficit, we ended up with a $34,000 surplus...."</u></i></p> Sun, 10 Nov 2013 22:30:00 +0000 Ken Krall 10465 at http://wxpr.org A Deficit To A Surplus In Three Lakes Three Lakes Plans For Fire Chief Stipend http://wxpr.org/post/three-lakes-plans-fire-chief-stipend <p>Three Lakes plans to pay its fire chief starting next year - at least a small amount. &nbsp;</p><p>An outgoing volunteer fire chief went before the town board this week to request that future fire chiefs get a small stipend to cover travel and other incidental costs.&nbsp; Town Chair Stella Westfall says the budget committee still has to decide how much that stipend will be.</p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 23:21:45 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 6272 at http://wxpr.org Three Lakes Plans For Fire Chief Stipend