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Nikiski debates better police protection

...for it because we need the police coverage." The proposed service area would pay for police protection through a 1.5 mill rate on each property's assessed value. It would generate about $2.2 million per year, according to estimates provided...

...Prior to June 15, assembly members must also set a mill rate for the 2016 budget. One mill is equivalent to one-tenth of a cent. The proposed budget for 2016 sets the mill rate at 4.5.Reach Rashah McChesney at rashah.mcchesney...
Kenai draft budget increases $48,386

...of the budget work session. The mill rate would stay the same and the city's...proposed to the city's current 4.35 mill rate - the amount of property tax taken...year's budget sessions prompted a city mill rate increase from 3.85 to 4.35...
Assembly talks budget, money for special interests

...concerns relative to the high ground water. Assembly member Kelly Cooper asked if Dye would be willing to pay a higher mill rate if such a study were to find that the neighborhoods needed a special flood service area. "I believe that if the feasibility...
Assembly sends food tax exemption change to voters

...increase. The increase would be an alternative form of revenue generation, he said. If the city chose to raise its mill rate, and the borough raised its rate as a way to offset local fiscal issues, Soldotna residents could have seen a double...
Busy night for Kenai balance, that this was a year we just raised our mill rate," Bookey said. "I don't know if we should's fiscal year 2015 raise from a 3.85 to 4.35 mill rate on property taxes. "I'd be happy to discuss (the...
Soldotna resident not pleased with home rule idea

...percent sales tax, 3.15 property mill rate "Home Rule" Kenai - 3 percent necessity...percent sales tax, 4.20 property mill rate "1st Class" Soldotna - 3 percent...percent sales tax, 0.50 property mill rate My elders always told me, "if it...
KPBSD site councils weigh-in on cutting costs

...also brought up the possibility of increasing revenues. Many of the councils reported they were in favor of raising the mill rate as a way to increase revenue in the boroughs. The Skyview Middle School Site Council said the borough should fund to...
Absentee votes could sway election

...difference. However, voters also said no to the proposed funding mechanism, which asked if they would approve a 0.02 mill rate on properties outside of cities. The no vote received 1,606 more votes than the yes side. The advisory vote on Proposition...
Kenai Peninsula Borough 2014 Municipal Election unofficial results

...Navarre 4,794Borough Advisory Proposition AA.1 (Limited animal control powers)Yes 2,772No 2,831A.2 (0.02 mill rate)Yes 1,993No 3,599Borough Advisory Proposition B (By-mail elections)Yes 3,046No 5,786Kenai Peninsula Borough...


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