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JOHNSBURG | The Johnsburg Town Board passed the $4.5 million 2018 municipal budget Nov. 9 by a 3-0 vote. more

Nov 23, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

Time to end all taxes based on ownership of property! more

Nov 23, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor


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INDIAN LAKE | A last-minute decision to increase fund balance usage for the highway department at a budget hearing last week saw the Town of Indian Lake’s 2018 preliminary budget come in under the cap. more

Nov 22, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

CHESTERFIELD | With a nine percent increase in health insurance costs, the town of Chesterfield decided to use fund balance to help keep the 2018 spending plan under the state tax levy cap. more

Nov 22, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

SCHROON LAKE | The new Town of Schroon budget is over the state tax cap for the town. more

Nov 21, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun


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CHESTERTOWN | As the saying goes, the third time is the charm. more

Nov 21, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

A Vermont “state of the state” legislative forum was held at Burr & Burton Academy in Manchester last week; it provided grist for some of the best, common-sense angles of attack to our state’s many problems I’ve heard in years. more

Nov 21, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials


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HAGUE | The new Town of Hague budget reduces the property tax rate slightly. more

Nov 16, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun


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QUEENSBURY | Warren County Budget Officer Frank Thomas said if the county can raise taxes while remaining under the cap, it should do so. more

Nov 10, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Elizabethtown spending plan for the 2018 fiscal year will meet the state’s tax cap, according to supervisor Noel Merrihew. more

Nov 10, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun


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HORICON | Horicon supervisor Matt Simpson said the 2018 budget with its 2.4 cent tax rate increase is very conservative, with the increase due to rising healthcare, expanded roadwork and two more weeks of milfoil harvesting. more

Nov 10, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

WILMINGTON | Town of Wilmington Town Board members adopted their 2108 budget. more

Nov 10, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun


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WESTPORT | The 2018 spending plan in Westport is slightly below the state mandated tax-levy cap. more

Nov 9, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun

LEWIS | With a tax-levy cap set by the state at 1.03 percent, the Town Council here comes in below that with a total levy increase of 1 percent. more

Nov 9, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

ESSEX | The town of Essex will see a decrease in spending in the 2018 general budget, but will see an increase in the highway spending plan. more

Nov 8, 2017 2:30 PM The Sun

TICONDEROGA | The final 2018 Town of Ticonderoga budget will be under the state tax cap, Town Supervisor Joseph Giordano says. more

Nov 8, 2017 1:30 PM The Sun

KEENE | Town councilors and Supervisor Joe Pete Wilson Jr. are working on final changes to the 2018 budget. more

Nov 8, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

MORIAH | The state set an unusual 22 percent tax cap for Moriah’s 2018 budget because of added costs from dissolving the Village of Port Henry, but the town kept it to a more reasonable 2 percent. more

Nov 8, 2017 11:30 AM The Sun


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NORTH ELBA | The North Elba budget for the 2018 fiscal year takes into account around $2.5 million in capital projects. more

Nov 8, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County’s Real Property Office will take over responsibility for the City of Plattsburgh’s property assessment services before the end of the year. more

Nov 8, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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