Municipal Services Facility
On November 5, 2013 voters approved a bond to replace the facility on O'Neil Street with a new municipal services facility at 929 Highland Ave, adjacent to the City's Transfer Facility. The complex, consisting of the Public Works, Parks and Transportation departments as well as fleet maintenance and winter operations materials, was completed in October, 2017 and an open house was held on November 8.
Net Tax Rate Impact of Municipal Services
As of FY2018 (which starts July 1, 2017)
Taxpayers currently paying on bond to expire FY18 -$39.76
School Debt to be retired by FY18 -$6.89
New Municipal Facility per year +$68.91
New Money to be Raised $22.26 per year*
/$5.56 a quarter
Based on a $200,000 assessed home with a $10,000 Homestead Exemption for a taxable value of $190,000.