That doesn’t mean however, that they don’t want alternatives looked at.
Wilson Saguban was at the meeting last night and during public comment passed along a suggestion he heard on local talk radio:
Saguban referenced Logan Township trying to sell off its old municipal building.
Elisabeth Chapman told the financial recovery team that even though she felt an Earned Income Tax increase was inevitable she felt something more equitable needs to be considered.
In the end, Act 47 allows the city to exceed caps on both earned income and property taxes, provided a judge approves them each year.