Aldermen recommend budget increase, taxes remain the same

Shelton’s Board of Aldermen announced its budget recommendation for the 2018-19 year at its Tuesday night special meeting. It includes an increase of $39,374 for the mayor’s budget and a 0.27% decrease in the mill rate.

The Board of Aldermen voted to pass a $124,132,254 total budget, with a mill rate of 22.15 for the 2018-19 fiscal year.

The mill rate for 2017-18 was 22.21.

“The taxes will essentially remain the same,” said Board of Aldermen President John F. Anglace Jr.

The Board of Ed requested for $74.7 million but will get $72.7 million, which is $1.23 million more than last year.

This story will be updated with more information by May 30.

By participating in the comments section of this site you are agreeing to our Privacy Policy and User Agreement

© Copyright 2018 Hearst Media Services Connecticut, LLC

Designed by WPSHOWER

Powered by WordPress