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Fri June 13, 2014
Mayor Avedisian: We’re Working On A New City Budget
Warwick city officials are hammering out the details of a city budget that’s been at the center of a dispute between the city council and the mayor. Hanging in the balance is the property tax rate that will cover the new budget. Rhode Island Public Radio’s Catherine Welch sat down with Warwick Mayor Scott
Avedisian to find out where the city is in buttoning down the budget, and what residents can expect on their next tax bill.
Editor's Note: Since this interview Avedisian has finalized a budget that hikes resident property taxes by four cents, commercial property taxes by six cents and tangible property taxes by eight cents.
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