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October 30, 2013

Otsego treasurer proposes small property tax increase

No raises for for managerial employees


Otsego County's proposed budget for 2014 calls for a property tax increase of less than 1 percent, an achievement made possible by the postponement of expensive purchases and other belt-tightening measures, county Treasurer Dan Crowell said today.
The spending plan, which still needs to be reviewed by the full 14-member Board of Representatives, would also provide no wage increases to the county's pool of managerial employees, who have gone without raises for the past six years.

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