County levy up 7 percent
After months of meetings and countless hours crunching the numbers, Douglas County certified Tuesday its 2009 property tax levy and annual budget.
In their final meeting before the New Year, county commissioners set the final levy at $21,910,347 - a 7.39 percent increase over 2008 - and the budget at $48,314,491 - a 22.34 percent jump over the 2008 budget.
Top 10 County Expenditures for 2009
10. Police Dispatch $732,680
9. County Attorney $784,815
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can help you.