Jefferson Co. Commission looks for ways to pinch pennies - WBRC FOX6 News - Birmingham, AL

Jefferson Co. Commission looks for ways to pinch pennies

BIRMINGHAM (WBRC) - Jefferson County Commissioners continue to look for ways to pinch money at their meeting Thursday. 

A representative from Cooper Green Mercy Hospital told commissioners it could cut almost $4 million, with that money coming from a cut in supplies and benefits.

Jefferson County Coroner Dr. Robert Brissie said his office would cooperate with a cut, but said that a $16,000 cut for travel certifications would be difficult.

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