Pima County Sets Tax Levy

The Pima County Board of Supervisors yesterday approved the property tax rates for the current fiscal year. The total rate is set at $5.96 per $100 assessed value. Homeowners with an average property value of $152,000 will pay $906 per year in county property taxes. That's an increase of about $30 per year.

On another matter, Supervisors voted down a proposed 3 percent rate increase for Pima County's sewer service.

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