Lincoln County Commissioner Doug Hunt is encouraging local community colleges to invest in maritime skill-based curriculum to further the county economy.
Hunt spoke during the weekly Lincoln City Kiwanis Club meeting on Thursday July 6, at Aces Bar and Grill.
The commissioner also broke down the 2017-18 $99 million budget for Lincoln County, which includes funding full time employment for about 440 people and donations for nonprofits throughout the county. See the Hunt's power point attached.
The Lincoln County Commissioners officially adopted the county budget on June 21.