SELINSGROVE — The proposed $4.8 million borough budget for 2020 carries a one-half mill tax increase.

Council member Shane Hendricks said the proposed tax hike would "cover increases in salaries and health care costs."

Next year's tentative spending plan of $4,829,115 is just slightly above the current $4.7 million budget that was approved last year with a 1.5-mill increase.

A final budget adoption vote will be held at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 19. 

— MARCIA MOORE

 

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