Property taxes to increase 1%
Last updated 12/10/2022 at 2:59pm
DAVENPORT–County residents will see a 1% increase in their property taxes next year. As is a typical annual practice, the Lincoln County Commissioners approved a 1% bump at their regular meeting Dec. 5.
Government municipalities such as counties, fire districts and school districts are prohibited from raising taxes more than 1% in an annual cycle.
“If we didn’t need the money, we wouldn’t do it,” commissioner Rob Coffman commented while noting that a 1% raise equates to very little money received compared to the expenses that face the county every year.
The certified tax levy w...
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