County towns fear Palesky
Article from The Piscataquis Observer, Vol. 166, No. 43, October 27, 2004
By Fran Emmons
Question No. 1 on the Nov. 2 ballot - the Palesky Initiative, which would cap local property taxes at 1 percent of assessed valuation or 10 mils — has great appeal to many citizens in Piscataquis County. After all, the county is rated second only to Washington County in lowest per capita income while its property tax valuations soar with out-of-state investment.
NOTE - This article reflects the views of the author and not necessarily those of the TRC Alliance Team.