An audit of the Pickens County FY 2016 budget shows increasing cash reserves and low debt compared to other counties of similar size.
The audit, performed by Bates, Carter & Associates, also shows five negative findings that required action by county leaders.
In a presentation to county commissioners, Beth Grimes, audit partner with the firm, discussed a summary of their findings. Grimes applauded the county for improving its financial position over the last few years.
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