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Category Archives: SWPA

Northwest Area votes to raise taxes

Times Leader: Property taxes will increase by 1.5 percent to finance the 2017-18 Northwest Area School District budget.

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Greensburg Salem OKs preliminary budget with $670K gap

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: The board has raised property taxes in 16 of the last 17 years.

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Woodland Hills taxes might rise 3.1 percent; board hires PR firm at $350 per hour

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Taxpayers in the Woodland Hills School District could be paying 3.1 percent more in real estate taxes next school year.

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Plum school taxes to rise 4.4 percent, and district to borrow more

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Plum School District property owners should expect to pay 4.4 percent more in real estate taxes next school year, and the school district still needs to borrow more to balance the budget.

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North Hills schools propose tax increase

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: The $79.19 million spending plan comes with a 0.2-mill increase in the property tax rate, bringing the rate to 18 mills. The millage increase is 1.1 percent, half of what the district is allowed under state Act 1.

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Kiski Area School District weighs tax increase for 2017-18

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Kiski Area School District weighs tax increase for 2017-18.

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Jeannette schools faced with furloughs, tax hike and realignment

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Jeannette schools faced with furloughs, tax hike and realignment.

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Latrobe school district faces funding shortfall

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Latrobe school district faces funding shortfall.

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Penn-Trafford OKs preliminary budget with tax hike

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Penn-Trafford OKs preliminary budget with tax hike

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New Kensington-Arnold gives furlough notices to 33 teachers

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: New Kensington-Arnold gives furlough notices to 33 teachers.

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