It's local election season again and time for another Republican drumming. Should the Republicans choose to win an election rather than just run for the heck of it, here's a place they might try looking.
- From 2012 to 2016, the municipal tax rate increased 17% (Page A-6)
- From 2012 to 2016, municipal spending increased 20% (Page A-7)
- Municipal debt is $26.9 million, 144% of the annual budget (Page A-9)
- From 2012 to 2016, municipal debt service increased 63% to $2.175 million per year and now accounts for 11.6% of the total budget (Page A-7)