Public Meeting

Politics & Government
7:51 am
Tue June 4, 2013

Local Governments Brainstorm Their Budgets, With Taxes In Mind

Durham City Hall
Credit City of Durham

County commissioners and city council members across the state turn their attention to their local budgets this week. 

Many local governments are avoiding increases on property taxes as they craft their budgets for the next fiscal year.  But they're also expecting less direct funding from the state and increasing some fees for services like solid waste or animal control. 

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