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Souderton Borough Council President Tracy W. Burke said the executive board wants to see a 10% cut in borough expenses across the board. The goal, he said, is to “hold the line on taxes” …

The Solebury Township Board of Supervisors this month unanimously voted to adopt a 2024 township budget that calls for no tax hike next year. The board also unanimously approved the 2024 real estate …

Richland Township this month responded to complaints from residents about a potential safety hazard on a local road it controls, and congestion on a state road that it does not. It has invested in …

Property taxes to jump by more than 30% in Durham

The Durham Township Board of Supervisors unanimously adopted a $635,775 budget at its December meeting. The supervisors have held taxes steady at 6 mills for seven years but the board this month authorized a 2-mill jump …

Souderton hikes real estate taxes 37%

Souderton Borough Council has approved a $5.7-million 2024 budget and tax ordinance that includes a 2.5-mill increase in real estate taxes. The municipality’s millage will increase from 6.65 mills to 9.15 mills.

The municipal property tax rate will remain the same in Upper Makefield in 2024 as it was this year. Following a public hearing at a meeting on Nov. 21, the township board of supervisors unanimously …

The streak has now stretched to 13.The Hilltown Board of Supervisors has granted final approval to a 2024 municipal budget that keeps the local property tax rate the same for the 13th year in a …

With revenues projected to be up over 5% and expenses up less than 2%, Buckingham Township is proposing a 2024 spending plan that holds the line on taxes. The motion to approve advertising of the …

Doylestown Borough taxpayers should prepare to dig a little deeper into their pockets next year, as the borough’s nearly $15 million preliminary budget calls for a tax increase.

Acting to counter a fire and rescue service deficit for its 2024 proposed budget and beyond, Richland Township is advertising a 2.25-mill increase in its dedicated “fire tax,” with the new total …

Durham plans 2-mill tax increase

Taxes have been steady in Durham Township for seven years but it seems the honeymoon has ended. The township supervisors have announced a 2-mill increase for 2024.

The Wrightstown Board of Supervisors plans to reduce the local earned income tax (EIT) in 2024, but raise the township property tax rate to help cover expenses.

The Solebury Board of Supervisors is expected to adopt a final 2024 operating budget with no tax increase on Dec. 12. It’d be the third straight year without a tax hike.On Nov. 9, the board …

While service demand is increasing, Bedminster Township is advertising a no-tax-increase proposed budget for 2024. The authorization was approved by supervisors on Nov. 8. The tax rate is to remain at …

It could be lucky 13 for Hilltown residents.The township Board of Supervisors has granted preliminary approval to a proposed municipal budget that would keep the local property tax rate the same for …

At an October meeting, Newtown Township Manager Micah Lewis presented the draft 2024 budget to the board of supervisors. If adopted, taxpayers will see a 3-mill increase in municipal taxes to help …

Solebury Township’s draft of its 2024 budget calls for no increase in the municipal tax levy. If passed, it would be the third year in a row for local taxes to remain stable.“There are no big …

As 2023 inches toward a close, Solebury is preparing for 2024 by listening to department heads and their needs for the coming year. On Tuesday, the board of supervisors heard from its police and parks …

Solebury is getting flimflammed by the City of Brotherly Love, according to the township board of supervisors. The problem is this, said Supervisor Chair Mark Baum Baicker …

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