Commission votes in favor of 18-cent tax hike

2:51 pm | July 15, 2013

After several hours of discussion and debate, the Carter County Commission has voted to set the property tax rate at 2.33, which amounts to an 18-cent increase.

Commissioners made 13 separate motion before settling on this decision, which adds 15 cents to the General Fund and 3 cents to the Debt Service Fund.

For more details, look for the story in Tuesday’s edition of the STAR.


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