Ville Platte, La. (KLFY)- Does Ville Platte have a major budget deficit? It’s mayor Jennifer Vidrine says no.
A local newspaper recently reported that the city budget was $4 million in the red.
But as Vidrine shared with KLFY, the city actually has a $160,000 surplus.
It turns out that the deficit report was an audit error, said the mayor.
Ville Platte Gazette has not replied to News 10’s request for comment about the article.