TAX - TAX - and MORE TAX
New Taxes to remember..........
2015 State property tax increase - starts in 2016
Gas tax increase - starts in 2016
City storm drain bond - new bond coming 2016
ObamaCare tax increase every year and penalty fees
4000 N. Sewer connections and others added together - $2.2 million
City Storm Drain - $20 month over the next five years
City Drought Fee - .62 month
What is coming........
-City ROADS - We need $4 million a year just to make them OK, where is this coming from?
-City PIPES under the road - We need $3.7 million a year they are needing to be replaced because they are 50-70 years old. Where is the month coming from?
-City Public Safety Building Fix - $12 million to $19 million. This needs to be done....Where is the money coming from?
-City Public Works Site - $1.5 million if they fix it at the site it's at now. More if they move it. Needs to be done, where is the money coming from?
-Water Meters for the Secondary Water - $5.5 million where will the money come from?
-Water Tank for Walker Ridge for Secondary Water - ?? where will the money come from?
-Utah County & State Transportation 2040 Plan - need $700 billion for mass transit, new roads, bike parks and trails, etc. We do know in this plan is a 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th NEW COUNTY SALES TAX increase. How do we pay for this?
-AF Canyon Land Swap - $1 billion for mass transit up the canyon as well as they want our county to fund FIRE and EMT...where is the money coming from?
-City Bike Park and Trails - Getting an estimate now, where will the money come from?
And on, and on and on.
Remember we have National, State, County and City bonds, taxes and such already in place and so much more coming at us. Some pays for NEEDS, much pays for WANTS......
Lisa Liddiard and Jennifer Baptista
PGVoices for responsible government following Constitutional principles. True Conservatives who stand for private property rights, limited government and a free market economy. This blog will be a combined effort to give you easy to understand researched local government information.