Real Estate Taxes May Increase in Martinsburg
November 19, 2020
Real estate taxes are expected to rise for the first time in 10 years in Martinsburg borough.
Martinsburg Borough Council on Nov. 2 approved a tentative budget for 2021 that will increase millage from 1.8710 to 1.967. The small increase, which would cost the average homeowner $13.45 next year, would bring in $10,800 for the borough.
The proposed budget is available for public inspection at the borough building, 110 S. Walnut St., during normal business hours of 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Council will vote on the 2021 budget during the Dec. 7 meeting.