The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice Of The Capital Region

Mechanicville passes large tax hike

Property owners face increase of 17.7 percent

Text Size: A | A

The Mechanicville City Council this week approved a $4.9 million city budget that will raise taxes by 17.7 percent to cover costs after depleting its surplus funds. The 4-1 approval by a council that included some members who left office on Dec. 31 means taxes will rise about $250 for a house assessed at $100,000. The increase will raise about $350,000 in revenue. “I didn’t love doing it, but I think it’s the best we ...

You Must or Subscribe to Continue
subscribe to the Daily Gazette
Individual stories can be found and purchased from our Archives for $2.00

Enjoy this story? Share it!



There are currently no posts. Be the first to comment on this story.