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A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

Property tax reform: Sure, but how?

Written October 26th, 2020 by Hasso Hering

The Albany Budget Committee Monday heard a presentation on the complications and unfairness of Oregon’s property tax. Let’s not forget that the system is what it is because citizens tried to protect themselves from skyrocketing bills.


Albany gets an outline of budget woes

Written April 3rd, 2019 by Hasso Hering

Albany’s city government faces budget cuts and potential layoffs over the next two years. That, in short, was the message City Manager Peter Troedsson had for the city budget committee Tuesday.


How about more city taxes?

Written November 21st, 2014 by Hasso Hering

One of these days, local government may run out of new ideas for getting money out of taxpayers. But that day is not yet here, as the budget committee of the city of Albany is finding out.


 
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