Airway Heights budget factors in annexation
Annexations in Airway Heights this year have altered the way the city approached its budget for 2013 and were discussed in a public hearing at the Monday, Oct. 15 meeting of the Airway Heights City Council.
A large amount of land was annexed east of Hayford Road to Deer Heights Road, in coordination with the city of Spokane. As a result, the cityâ€™s revenues had a slight change compared to 2012.
Airway Heightsâ€™ assessed valuation is up by a projected 32.1 percent for 2013 from this year, increasing to $454,244,884. In 2008, it was $240,966,294. Despite the overall increase, if the city...