As they do every year, the Butler County Commissioners are holding budget work sessions with leaders of each county department. Their first work session was Monday morning, which was followed by a morning work session today.

As they do every year, the Butler County Commissioners are holding budget work sessions with leaders of each county department. Their first work session was Monday morning, which was followed by a morning work session today.

Discussions about the 2014 budget are also scheduled for Wednesday morning and Thursday morning.

In other business, the commissioners:

• received and opened bids for the annual purchase of tires for the Public Works Department.

• discussed a fence they were asked to view on SW 90th near Augusta.

• decided to defer a discussion about making county property tobacco free until next week.