Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Tonight: Augusta BOS debates real estate tax rate

The Augusta County Board of Supervisors will meet tonight to discuss lowering the real estate tax rate from 58 cents per $100 to 48 cents per $100.

The meeting will be held tonight at 7 pm at the Government Center on Rt. 11 in Verona.

1 comment:

Hobie said...

I am not an Augusta County voter, I live in Staunton. However, I am my mother's POA and responsible for managing her affairs. She IS a resident of the county.

I am EXTREMELY disappointed in the behavior of ALL the members of the Board of Supervisors. I doubt that I can make any changes except through my Augusta County friends but I would think that EVERY member of the Board of Supervisors should be recalled.

10,000 signatures, 1,000 attendees at a BOS meeting all ignored. A 20 cent reduction in the tax rate is needed but they are proposing 10 cents, an actual 25% tax HIKE. Absolutely wrong.

I've chronicled by experiences regarding this at