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Bolivar approves sales tax hike for emergency service - The Galveston County Daily News : Local News

October 19, 2014

Bolivar approves sales tax hike for emergency service

Posted: Wednesday, November 6, 2013 12:15 am | Updated: 4:30 am, Wed Nov 6, 2013.

BOLIVAR PENINSULA — Shopping on the Bolivar Peninsula may be a little more expensive after Tuesday’s election, but the property tax rate is expected to decrease.

Voters approved a 2 percent sales tax increase aimed at supporting the Bolivar Emergency Services District and ambulance and fire service on the peninsula. The district board, appointed by county commissioners, hopes to lower the property tax rate.

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