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LGA helps keep area levy increases to a minimum

December 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

WORTHINGTON —During the 2013 session, the Minnesota Legislature increased the Local Government Aid (LGA) amount by $80 million.
That amount was granted to help offset property taxes.
“We do have to thank the legislature for getting th…continue reading on dglobe.com

LGA helps keep area levy increases to a minimum

December 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

WORTHINGTON —During the 2013 session, the Minnesota Legislature increased the Local Government Aid (LGA) amount by $80 million.
That amount was granted to help offset property taxes.
“We do have to thank the legislature for getting th…continue reading on dglobe.com

LGA helps keep keep area levy increases to a minimum

December 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

WORTHINGTON —During the 2013 session, the Minnesota Legislature increased the Local Government Aid (LGA) amount by $80 million.
That amount was granted to help offset property taxes.
“We do have to thank the legislature for getting th…continue reading on dglobe.com

LGA helps keep keep area levy increases to a minimum

December 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

WORTHINGTON —During the 2013 session, the Minnesota Legislature increased the Local Government Aid (LGA) amount by $80 million.
That amount was granted to help offset property taxes.
“We do have to thank the legislature for getting th…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Greater Minnesota communities are stronger from LGA boost

December 10, 2013 in Uncategorized

By RANDY WILSON, Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities

GLENCOE — In recent weeks there has been a flare-up of discussion at the State Capitol and in editorial pages across the state regarding property taxes and cities’ use of the $80 mi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Greater Minnesota communities are stronger from LGA boost

December 10, 2013 in Uncategorized

By RANDY WILSON, Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities

GLENCOE — In recent weeks there has been a flare-up of discussion at the State Capitol and in editorial pages across the state regarding property taxes and cities’ use of the $80 mi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Greater Minnesota communities are stronger from LGA boost

December 10, 2013 in Uncategorized

By RANDY WILSON, Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities

GLENCOE — In recent weeks there has been a flare-up of discussion at the State Capitol and in editorial pages across the state regarding property taxes and cities’ use of the $80 mi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Editorial: Finally, some good news on LGA

October 8, 2013 in Uncategorized

Daily Globe

A new study released earlier this month by Minnesota 2020 shows that across the state, average homesteads (new and existing) are expected to see a decline of 6.4 percent in property taxes once direct refunds are factored in.
Property …continue reading on dglobe.com

Oberloh to be honored by League of Minnesota Cities

June 18, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON A few weeks ago, Worthington Mayor Alan Oberloh got an interesting email from Betsy Hodges, a Minneapolis City Council member.
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As others see it: LGA deal good for rural Minnesota

May 2, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

After a decade of inconsistent policy and budget cuts, Minnesota’s local government aid may get a long needed fix under a new compromise this year. Continue Reading