PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Town Administrator Richard A. Rainer Jr. has announced his proposed budget for 2017-2018 fiscal year, which calls for a tax decrease.
The proposed budget calls for a projected tax rate of $15.304, a 4.38% decrease from the previous fiscal year. The current tax rate is $16.
Town Administrator Rainer will discuss his proposed budget for fiscal year July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018 at a series of upcoming Town Council meetings, which will be held this coming week.
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All meetings will be held at 7 p.m. in the Town Council Chambers at Town Hall, 2200 East Main Road.
Following an adoption of the provisional budget on May 8, a public hearing will be held on June 7.
Adoption of the final budget is scheduled for June 12.
Featured below is the Town Administrator’s proposed budget, as well as a presentation of the budget (both in pdf forms). To view, please use the tools at the bottom of each pdf document.