Borough of North East proposed budget and real estate tax rate ordinance
The Borough of North East does hereby give notice that the Borough Council thereof will consider at its regular meeting on the 5th day of December, 2016 commencing at 7:00 p.m. prevailing time, at the Borough Hall, 31 West Main Street, North East, PA 16428, for adoption, the 2017 Budget which budget will be available for public inspection during normal business hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Borough Hall from the date of the within notice through the meeting date and further, the adoption of the ordinance set forth below which maintains the real estate millage. Interested parties may offer written comments or appear at the meeting to offer oral comments.
Tax Ordinance 2017 an Ordinance of the Borough of North East, County of Erie, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, fixing the tax rates for the year 2017.
Be it ordained and enacted, and it is hereby ordained by the Borough Council of the Borough of North East, County of Erie, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania:
SECTION 1: That a tax be and the same is hereby levied on all real property within the Borough of North East subject to taxation for the fiscal year 2017 as follows:
For General Purposes, the sum of 4.75 mills (.0047500) on each dollar of assessed valuation.
For Library Purposes, the sum of 0.089 mills (.000089) on each dollar of assessed valuation.
SECTION 2: That any Ordinance, or part of Ordinance, conflicting with this Ordinance is hereby repealed insofar as it conflicts herewith.
William L. Rogers Borough Manager