The Jennings County Council approved their 2022 budget at their meeting on Oct. 5. The County Council is the fiscal body for the county. The commissioners’ budget as well as all other offices within the county fall within this budget.

The county’s budget is pending approval by the state.

The following is a list of the total budgeted sum per category for the Jennings County Council 2022 budget:

(Note: Two total sums are listed per category on the line-item budget: published and adopted. For

  • some categories, those sums are different, while others are the same. For the categories that have a different adopted sum from their original published sum, both will be listed, with a “P” indicating the published amount and an “A” for the adopted amount.)

Clerk of Circuit Court — $290,099

County Auditor — $232,607

County Treasurer — P $189,995, A $191,858

County Recorder — $98,448

County Sheriff — P $1,009,858, A $1,044,489

County Surveyor — $24,101

County Coroner — $49,456

County Assessor — $149,022

Prosecutor Attorney — $218,162

County Cooperative Extension Service (Agent) — $177,517

Veterans Service Officer — P $59,602, A $60,002

County Council — $71,383

County Election Board — $210,510

County Commissioner — P $3,947,691, A $3,540,691

Plan Commission — $222,018

Administration — $146,091

Government Building (City/Co. Building) — $810,104

Superior Court #1 (Superior Court) — $200,508

Circuit Court — $627,934

Probation — $477,585

Human Relations/Resources (Social SVC-Council on Aging) — P $46,111, A $47,388

Animal Control — $149,507

4-D Program (Child Support) — $209,475

Soil Conservation (Soil and Water) — $96,000

Parks — P $194,168, A $224,168

Magistrate Court — $28,500

For a complete view of the entire budget, go to https://gateway.ifionline.org/ and click on “Search for reports,” “Budgets,” “Line-item budget estimates” and fill out the prompts for Jennings County.