B y Jaime Thomas
Village officials approved a tentative $1,347,000 budget for the 2014-2015 year Monday night.
Mayor Brian LaRose said the village is looking at a 1.91 percent tax levy increase, which would mean a 1.88 percent increase in taxes. This keeps the village under the state’s 2 percent tax cap.
In order to achieve these numbers, the village will use $14,500 from its fund balance. LaRose cited increased Department of Public Works contractual expenses and less revenue from certain grants as [...]