Airway Heights mulls 1% tax
Last updated 10/28/2021 at 9:30am
AIRWAY HEIGHTS – At least one city employee is calling for an ad valorem property tax increase to fund emergency services.
During a recent meeting, the city Finance Department’s Stanley Schubert said the city should consider increasing the property tax by the state allowance of 1% because the city is still emergency services, but doesn’t have an emergency services levy.
Schubert said the council still has a couple meetings regarding the idea and will hold public hearings on Nov. 1 and 15.
Councilman Larry Bowman said if council doesn’t raise the property tax, then finding adequa...