Hamlet Town Board to Consider Tax

Hamlet Town HallThe Hamlet Town Board will consider the reestablishment of a cumulative capital development fund during a special-called meeting this evening. All real and personal property in the taxing district would be assessed an additional $0.05 per $100 of assessed valulation, payable starting in 2016.

If adopted the rate will continue until it is rescinded or reduced. Citizens who attend tonight’s meeting will have an opportunity to speak. It starts at 6:30 p.m. at the Hamlet Town Hall. The meeting was originally scheduled for May 27 but was postponed due to an error in the publication of the legal notice.