Voters in the City of Monroe will have seven tax propositions on the November 18 ballot, six will be renewals of purpose, but increases in the amount collected, and one is brand new.
City leaders announced that the six city tax proposals are renewals, indicating that they will collect the same millages for the same purposes as before. However, we have found that the announcement is only half true; but still deserving of support.
The six proposals are renewals for their stated purposes, but all six include increases in the amount of millage collected.
The need for the services is justified and the increases are reasonable; it would have been better for