Albert Lea approves preliminary service tax increase - KTTC Rochester, Austin, Mason City News, Weather and Sports

Albert Lea approves preliminary service tax increase


ALBERT LEA, Minn. (KTTC) -- The city of Albert Lea is a step closer to increasing property taxes.

The money from the increased taxes would go towards major city projects like the Streetscape project that began in May.

Monday night, the city council approved a preliminary service tax increase of 6.4 percent.

Residents won't see their taxes increase until January after the city has come to a final levy decision - that decision needs to be determined by December 15th.

City officials say they are still working to get more details on how much taxes could go up for residents.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2001 - 2014 WorldNow and KTTC, a Quincy station.
All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Jodi Neyens at (507) 280-5104. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at