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Date:
September 7, 2017
Time:
5:30 PM
Location:
Council/Court Chambers
Address:
405 Municipal Drive
Kennedale, TX 76060
Contact:
817-985-2104
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City Council Public Hearing on the Proposed FY2017-18 Budget & First Public Hearing on the 2017 Tax Rate

Thursday, September 7, 2017

This meeting is for the purpose of receiving community input on the proposed budget and tax rate.
The FY2017-2018 Proposed Budget can be found on the City’s website (cityofkennedale.com/budget) or in hardcopy at the City Secretary’s Office. All interested citizens are encouraged to attend and express their views.
This budget will raise more total property taxes than last year’s budget by $487,954 or 10%, and of that amount, $131,159 is tax revenue to be raised from new property added to the tax roll this year.
A tax rate of $0.802718 per $100 valuation has been proposed by the governing body of City of Kennedale, Texas. This rate exceeds the lower of the effective or rollback tax rate, and state law requires that two public hearings be held by the governing body before adopting the proposed tax rate. This is the first; the second is on Thursday, September 14, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. in City Hall.