Havre school district wants higher taxes
Residents of Havre High School and elementary school disricts can expect to pay more property taxes in 2003.
The Havre school board Thursday set the mill levies for the districts, and both, according to Havre Public Schools Superintendent Kirk Miller, are reasonable.
Voters will be asked to approve them on May 7.
With the increases, a Havre resident who owns a $100,000 home can expect to pay an additional $35.67 $21.25 in high school District A taxes and $14.42 in elementary District 16 taxes. For a resident owning a $50,000 home in Havre, those amounts would be split in half.
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