Advertisement

You will be redirected to the page you want to view in  seconds.

Commentary: Budget again holds line on taxes

4:03 PM, Oct. 23, 2013
  • Filed Under

Earlier this month I delivered my proposed 2014 Manitowoc County budget to the County Board. They'll deliberate on it for the next few weeks; invite your comments at a public hearing next Monday night, and take final action on Nov. 19.

Our budget process doesn't occur in a vacuum. We are keenly aware of our responsibility to so many in our community. The last few years have been especially difficult. Everyone has been affected. Low economic growth and property deflation have resulted in higher than average unemployment here.

My budget calls for a tax levy that supports spending nearly $60 ...

What's your take on the Packers Family Night change?

Retrieving results.
Watching practice is fine.(Your vote)
15%
574 votes
I'd rather watch a scrimmage.(Your vote)
23%
856 votes
I don't want to pay to watch practice.(Your vote)
27%
1014 votes
It doesn't matter to me.(Your vote)
34%
1271 votes

Catch up on the latest in our pregame show every game day.

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports

ORDER YOURS

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports