St. Lawrence told the Journal reporter that the state tax cap is 0.12 percent. The Supervisor’s proposed $102 million budget for 2017 contains a 5% to 7% tax rate increase. That’s about 58 times the adjusted cap for the Town of Ramapo. The usually compliant Board (Ullman, Logan-Charles and Withers) had better each bring their own axe to the workshop discussions of this fiscal disaster.
From The Journal News coverage of yesterday’s special board meeting: [Read more…]