The proposed 2020 budget is passed Tuesday night.
Erie County Council holding a meeting to pass or reject the proposed 2020 budget. The budget ultimately being approved by council. However, council members decided not to raise the taxes at all. After a meeting that lasted an hour and a half council members say they will take the money out of the fund balance to balance the budget and give tax payers relief.
Initially the county executive had thought about raising taxes .25%.