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The Corcoran City Council on Thursday, Sept. 11, approved a preliminary property tax levy for 2015 of $3,317,568, up by $210,868 from the $3,106,700 property tax levy for 2014. This is a 6.8 percent increase. This was the third time that city councilors discussed the 2015 property tax levy and general fund budget at a [...]

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The Corcoran City Council, Thursday, Aug. 29, approved an application for a home occupation license that has had neighbors at odds with neighbors. One family threatened to sue the city if the license was approved. At the meeting the council also took up other business, including approval of the assessment roll for this year’s dust [...]

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Residents have wanted paving for 15 years The Corcoran City Council, Thursday, Aug. 14, debated the issue of how to pay for the paving of 38 miles of gravel roads in the city, while a number of residents in the audience waited to hear what would happen with three streets in particular — Treeline and [...]

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Residents have wanted paving for 15 years The Corcoran City Council, Thursday, Aug. 14, debated the issue of how to pay for the paving of 38 miles of gravel roads in the city, while a number of residents in the audience waited to hear what would happen with three streets in particular — Treeline and [...]

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Council prefers keeping CR 10 open The Corcoran City Council, Thursday, July 24, got a feel for what could happen if a 249-unit single-family housing development would be built on 103 acres across from the city park and ball fields on County Road 10. City Councilors reviewed a massive feasibility study for the proposed Peachtree [...]

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Bond rating upgrade makes savings possible Corcoran taxpayers got good news Thursday, July 24, in the form of a 3.3 percent true interest rate on the city’s sale of $3.14 million of general obligation utility revenue bonds. Prior to the sale, Northland Securities, Corcoran’s financial advisers, had projected a true interest rate of 3.49 percent, [...]

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City gets ready for advent of Ravinia The Corcoran City Council took two major steps on Thursday, July 10, in bringing municipal water and sanitary sewers to serve the southeast corner of the city, including the first phase of the U.S. Homes Ravinia housing development. First the council awarded a $1.8 million contract to Northdale [...]

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Corcoran residents wonder what to do  What does a homeowner do when water runs from his neighbor’s yard onto his property after every heavy rain and brings with it many inches of mud, manure and fertilizer? Where can he go for help? Greg Hoglund, of 19220 Hackamore Road, has asked these questions at more than [...]

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