During the , Christine MacKenzie looked back at the town's budget from 1846. Needless to say, things have changed over the years.
In that year, the town closed out its budget discussions with a whopping figure of $1,460.81. Wilmington's most recent budget passed at $78,554,184.
Now that we're on the subject of budgets, for today's questions, we need to know:
How do you think currently Wilmington town officials do in the area of budgeting? What areas do you think could be lower in the current budget? What has most changed over the years in town?
Answer these questions in the comments section below.