Lakeland approves first reading of fiscal budget with property tax hike

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: May 19, 2023 6:56 PM CT | Published: May 19, 2023 12:14 PM CT

Residents could face a 15-cent property tax increase with the revenue covering the cost of a new YMCA and purchasing properties north of the Interstate 40 interchange.


City of Lakeland city property tax rate YMCA Mayor Josh Roman Commissioner Connie McCarter

Michael Waddell

Michael Waddell is a native Memphian with more than 20 years of professional writing and editorial experience, working most recently with The Daily News and High Ground News.


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