City cites LGA cuts for 8 percent tax bump
It could be a lot worse.
That's one thing Alexandria taxpayers can take comfort in when weighing the city's proposed levy increase of 8 percent for 2010.
City leaders said that Governor Tim Pawlenty's decision to "unallot" or pull back $206,691 in local government aid this year and his proposal to unallot another $476,915 in LGA next year hit the city's budget hard.
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