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City of Calera could raise sales tax, hearings scheduled

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The City of Calera has announced public hearing dates for residents to give input on a possible increase in the city's sales tax rate.  The proposal calls for a one-cent increase.  The current rate is 8%.  If passed, the sales tax rate would go up to 9%.

According to today's notice, the Mayor and Council will hold three Public Hearings:
  • Monday, March 18, 2013 @ 6:30 p.m.
  • Monday, March 25, 2013 @ 6:30 p.m. 
  • Monday, April 1, 2013 @ 6:30 p.m.

The April 1 date is a Special Called Meeting.  The meetings will be held at Calera City Hall.

 

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