Bob Poitras addresses members of the Board of Supervisors about the PERMA agreement.
Photo by Keith Lobdell.
continued County chairman Randy Douglas agreed.
“The flyer is much easier to understand and comprehend,” Douglas said. “People will be shocked at the potion of our county budget that goes toward the state mandates.”
“I thought that what we did last year was a great idea that did not work,” Westport Supervisor Daniel Connell said. “People thought it was a tax increase when it was not. This is a great alternative that will help people understand their taxes.”
“They thought that was a straight state tax,” Palmer added. “I think that the best is to eliminate that line on the tax bills and go this way.”