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September 14, 2017
5:30 PM
Council/Court Chambers
405 Municipal Drive
Kennedale, TX 76060
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City Council Second Public Hearing on the 2017 Tax Rate

Thursday, September 14, 2017

This meeting is for the purpose of receiving community input on the proposed tax rate.
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 second; the first was on Thursday, September 7, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. in City Hall.
The FY2017-2018 Proposed Budget can be found on the City’s website ( 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.