April 21, 2014

County approves 2013 budget

Mark Taylor
mtaylor@gardnernews.com
Johnson County Commissioners adopted a $815 million budget that holds the mill levy steady at 23.118 mills.
One mill is equal to one dollar for every $1,000 of assessed valuation.
Under the new budget the owner of …

SH School Board proposes 4th mill levy decrease

Mark Taylor
mtaylor@gardnernews.com
The Spring Hill School District is proposing a 2011-12 budget that decreases the district’s mill levy for a fourth consecutive year.
The board voted on July 25 to publish a budget with a tax levy of 65.362 …

Fire district’s proposed mill levy increase excludes Gardner taxpayers

Mark Taylor
mtaylor@gardnernews.com
Johnson County Fire District No. 1 is proposing a 13.839 mill levy for the 2012 budget year.
That includes 10.914 mills for the district’s operating budget plus an increase of 2.925 mills for debt service the district …

Council to consider new utility

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

City council members instructed city staff to prioritize and fund potential storm water projects within city limits during a work session Nov. 8.

Celia Duran, city engineer, showed council members a variety of photos showing poor drainage …

SH proposes budget with mill levy decrease

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

Spring Hill residents will pay slightly less in property taxes next year thanks to a transfer from an excise tax reserve fund to the general fund.

City officials presented council members with a proposed budget that reduces …