Martin City fathers voted unanimously to pass a budget for fiscal year 2017-2018, during Friday afternoon’s called meeting.
Martin Board members approved the second and final reading of an ordinance adopting the City’s annual budget and establishing a property tax rate for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017 and ending June 30, 2018.
Martin’s property tax rate will remain unchanged at $1.5016 per $100 of assessed value.
However, the budget includes a 2.0 percent increase for water, sewer and garbage.
The budget also includes a 3.0 percent pay raise for city employees.
(See compete story in July 5th issue of the Dresden Enterprise.)