Council finds money for golf, contingency funds in tight budget

  • Mayor Harry Kim

  • Councilwoman Maile David. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

Fees for sewers and rubbish disposal will continue to increase, taxes could rise for luxury second homes and services will be cut countywide, but County Council members still found room in the budget Thursday to add another $565,000 for their contingency accounts and golf subsidies.