Required by state law, Pretty Prairie mails ballots to fund next year’s budget

A week remains for Pretty Prairie voters to get their mail election ballots on the city’s proposed taxes for the 2018 budget back to the Reno County Courthouse Annex, 125 W. First Ave. The ballot question asks if a resolution shall be adopted to increase city property taxes by $40,197 to fund next year’s budget. State law requires authorization by voters if the property tax dollars to be raised exceed the rate of inflation.

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