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Final budget and levy set to be approved Dec. 16 by CHRISTIAAN TARBOX Sun POST Newspapers The Hennepin County Board of Commissioners recently voted to approve its maximum 2015 property tax levy and budget, precursors to a final adoption set for mid-December. During the board’s meeting Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Hennepin County Government Center […]

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Final budget and levy set to be approved Dec. 16 By CHRISTIAAN TARBOX Sun POST Newspapers The Hennepin County Board of Commissioners recently voted to approve its maximum 2015 property tax levy and budget, precursors to a final adoption set for mid-December. During the board’s meeting Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Hennepin County Government Center […]

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Board majority says the changes are reasonable BY KATY ZILLMER For the first time in two years, the Hennepin County Board of Commissioners approved a budget with property tax and expenditure increases. But Hennepin County’s Director of the Office of Budget and Finance David Lawless stressed that the increases are modest, even when combining the […]

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The Hennepin County Board of Commissioners, on a vote of five in favor and one opposed, approved a resolution providing a zero-percent increase in their salaries for 2013, and a 2.5 percent increase in 2014. State law requires that any adjustments in commissioners’ salaries must be adopted before the general election to take effect Jan. […]

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Opposition says Legislature should revisit bill; Constitutional amendment is costly BY KATY ZILLMER katy.zillmer@ecm-inc.com Two weeks before Election Day, the Hennepin County Board issued preliminary approval of a resolution that states it is opposed to the Photo Identification Constitutional Amendment. County Board Chair Mike Opat proposed the resolution at the Intergovernmental Committee meeting on Oct. […]

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Increase includes salary, health care costs BY KATY ZILLMER Hennepin County, like all of its municipalities and school districts right now, is planning its checks and balances for the coming year. County Administrator Richard Johnson presented the proposed 2013 budget — at a 1.2 percent increase from 2012 — to the Board of Commissioners last […]

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