Medical Lake to reassess state property and buildings
Move is not something ‘written in stone’ but is being explored to help with city’s emergency services funding
Medical Lake City Administrator Doug Ross announced at the April 15 Medical Lake City Council meeting that the city has requested a Spokane County assessor to do an assessment of all of state property and buildings in the city.
Ross explained one of the methods to come up with payments for Emergency Medical Services, fire and police is by using evaluations of property and applying levy rates to that property.
“It’s not something that is written in stone, but it’s something that the mayor and I are exploring,” he said.
Ross said the assessor has already been out and is currently g...