TRUSTED NEWS LEADER FOR COTTONWOOD, CAMP VERDE & THE VERDE VALLEY
Mon, July 22
Photo detail

Signs both advocating and protesting Cottonwood’s proposed sales tax increase were on display during Tuesday’s meeting of the Cottonwood City Council. In the end, in a 4-3 vote, council members voted to increase the sales tax levy from its current 3 percent to 3.5 percent. VVN/Vyto Starinskas

Contact

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo
Cottonwood votes 4-3 on sales tax hike
Council settles on 0.5-percent transaction privilege tax increase

COTTONWOOD -- Cottonwood City Council voted 4-3 to increase the sales tax by half a percent, raising it to 3.5 percent in the hopes of trying to alleviate a more than $1.5 million deficit.

By Kelcie Grega May 17, 2018