The City Manager presented the proposed budget for the upcoming year at the City Council meeting on Tuesday Night, May 19, 2015. The proposed budget looks to increase the property tax rate by 6.65 cents per $100 valuation from the present 50 cents per $100 rate. This will be the first increase in the property tax rate in Hickory in 20 years.
City Manager Berry's presentation laid out from City Hall
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