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Boro’s city budget now proposed with 20.5% millage rate increase
Officials did not dispute previous ‘won’t raise tax rates’ headline, but Penny was already suggesting increase
Statesboro City Manager Charles Penny
After initially showing the mayor and council a proposed budget that included no increase in the property tax rate or fees, Statesboro City Manager Charles Penny has suggested a 20.5% increase in the millage rate, adding 1.5 mills to the city’s current rate of 7.308 mills.
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