Milwaukee OKs Budget

Shields, Yvette
November 2004
Bond Buyer;11/17/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32012, p31
Trade Publication
The article reports on the Milwaukee, Wisconsin Common Council's decision to approve a $1.1 billion 2005 budget that includes a 2.37% property tax increase, slightly more than the 2% target that's been set as a means to stave off state aid cuts. The property tax levy in the budget approved by the council was set at $203.7 million. The overall budget increased by about 1.8% over the 2004 budget.


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