Martin Board approves FY 2017-2018 budget on second and final reading

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.)

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