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How does the county prioritize what departments and divisions get what amount of the budget?​

The mission for Jefferson County is “to promote the safety, health and well-being of the Jefferson County community and the stewardship of its resources” and this mission serves to help guide priorities. The county currently spends approximately 66% on safety, 8% on health and well-being, and 26% on stewardship.