By Tim Pallesen
Ocean Ridge commissioners have cut back on their budget after residents objected to the tax rate increase.
Three of five commissioners were ready Sept. 10 to raise the current property tax rate of $5.25 per $1,000 of taxable property to $5.54 next year.
But Vice Mayor Lynn Allison reported at the town’s final budget hearing on Sept. 24 that residents can’t bear a tax increase that large. “We’ve heard the concern of everybody.…Continue
Added by Deborah Hartz-Seeley on October 3, 2012 at 12:23pm — No Comments
Outgoing Commissioner John Pagliaro (left) is shown with newly elected Commissioner Louis Stern and Vice Mayor Ron Brown
who were sworn into office March 21 in Highland Beach. Kurtis Boggs/The Coastal Star…
Added by Deborah Hartz-Seeley on April 4, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments