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County proposes tax increases on real estate and personal property

Increase geared to pay for law enforcement and fire safety positions

The King George Board of Supervisors is expected to advertise tax rates next week that will reflect an amount that equates to slightly less than a 3-cent increase on the real estate tax rate. They also are proposing a 5-cent increase on personal property taxes on vehicles, which has seen no increases over the last several years.

Read more: County proposes tax increases on real estate and personal property

Equalized real estate tax rate will be increased by three cents

KING GEORGE NARROWING ESTIMATED BUDGET GAP

The King George Board of Supervisors will continue its budgeting this week on Wednesday, March 19, with an additional work session scheduled next week on Thursday, March 27.

Read more: Equalized real estate tax rate will be increased by three cents

A busy month of upcoming meetings and governmental events

March is shaping up to be a busy month for scheduling King George governmental-related events.  Such upcoming meetings are listed below in chronological order. The list does not include the regular monthly meetings of various county boards, commissions or committees.

Read more: A busy month of upcoming meetings and governmental events

Walnut Hill rezoning request scheduled for hearing

The King George Board of Supervisors is currently scheduled to hold a public hearing and review of a rezoning request on March 18 for a 6.75-acre site on US 301 (James Madison Pkwy) in Dahlgren adjacent to the Bayberry subdivision.  

Read more: Walnut Hill rezoning request scheduled for hearing

King George gets financial ratings upgrade to ‘AA’

The King George Board of Supervisors got good news last week from Travis Quesenberry, county administrator, who informed them the financial rating agency Fitch Ratings has upgraded the county’s bond rating.

Read more: King George gets financial ratings upgrade to ‘AA’

County and school officials to talk budget next week

The King George Board of Supervisors has set a second budget work session for next Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 5:30 p.m., scheduled in the board room of the Revercomb Administration building.

Read more: County and school officials to talk budget next week

King George Supervisors discuss 2014-15 budgeting process

The King George Board of Supervisors met this week for its first budget meeting to discuss its general process for proceeding with upcoming fiscal decisions for 2014-15.

Read more: King George Supervisors discuss 2014-15 budgeting process

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