The Pasco City Council gave final approval to Pasco's 2014 operating and capital projects budget this week.
The city has a total budget of $143.7 million, with a general fund of $44.5 million for day-to-day operations like police and parks.
Also this week:
-- The council renewed a contract with Gordon Thomas Honeywell Governmental Affairs for lobbying in Washington, D.C. The contract pays $60,000 for 2014.
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-- The council reappointed David L. Petersen as municipal court judge at a salary of $108,408 per year.
-- The council approved a sewer system extension agreement for the Commercial-Kahlotus service area. The city will pay no more than $55,000, or 17 percent, of the project's cost, with the industrial property owners in the area picking up the rest.