Houston Candidate Fighting Mayor's Proposed Tax Hike

Albanese, Elizabeth
May 2001
Bond Buyer;05/29/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31148, p4
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Reports that Houston, Texas, Councilman and mayoral candidate, Chris Bell, has asked council members to sign a petition rejecting a property tax increased proposed by Mayor Lee Brown. Aim of using tax proceeds to hire firefighters; Unanimous vote made by the council to ask Brown to come up with an alternative funding scheme.


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