Town Council Approves Residential Property Tax Increases and Preliminary Designs for Mt. Auburn Street

Town Hall – The Town Council met on Tuesday, November 13 to discuss a variety of items.The Council approved a new proposed tax law in 2019. Single home owners will be taxed an additional average $160, two-families and condominiums will be taxed an average $285 and three-family homeowners will be taxed an average of $367. There will also be a 175% shift from residential to commercial property.

The second major topic of discussion was the approval of the preliminary plans for the Mt. Auburn Street redesign project. A majority of the council approved the 25% design plan for a road diet of Mt. Auburn street. The next step in the process will be to make an official submission to MassDOT for review.

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Produced by Mark Aiello, Videographer
November 22, 2018

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