Fox Point residents will have an opportunity to weigh in on the village's proposed 2008 budget during a public hearing at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, at Village Hall, 7200 N. Santa Monica Blvd.
The proposed budget, which is more than $6.6 million, calls for a 5 percent increase in the property tax levy. The 2007 budget included a levy of $5.8 million, while $6.1 million has been eyed for 2008. The tax rate would increase by 4.34 percent, from $6.22 per $1,000 of assessed value to $6.49 per $1,000 of assessed value.
Copies of the budget are available for viewing from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to noon Friday at Village Hall.
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