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Sep 26 2011

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PI to approve budget

By SCARLET O’ROURKE
Staff Writer
editor@portisabelsouthpadre.com

The Port Isabel City Commission will have a plate-full to talk about at their up-coming meeting.

On the list of topics for Tuesday’s meeting is the approval of the proposed $4.5 million budget and tax rate of 0.626327.

“The budget went up from last year’s because of inflation,” said Alonzo Echavarria-Garza, director of finance for the City of Port Isabel. “The property tax rate has not changed in years.”

The adoption of the tax rate is, as Echavarria-Garza put it, a formality and will not change the regular money flow from taxpayers.

Other topics to be discussed on Tuesday include:

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