2009-11-18 / Front Page
Ready for a Tax Hike?
As revenues dwindle, Philipstown leaders make cuts, propose higher taxes
One way of describing the process at the Philipstown Town Board public hearing on the 2010 budget on Monday night might be "rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic." While board members made minor adjustments to the numbers, the outcome remained the same: residents will face a tax increase.