Millage increase proposed by Claxton City Council

Claxton City Council held a meeting on Monday, August 20, and discussed the tentative adoption of a 2018 millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes by 2.19 percent.

The tentative increase will result in a millage rate of 8.06, which is an increase of 1.96 mills.

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By Julie Braly, Editor