City approves preliminary tax levy freeze for 2014
MORRIS -- Residents of Morris will not see a city tax increase in 2014.
On Tuesday, the Morris City Council voted to set a preliminary tax levy of $1.29 million, the same amount the city levied in 2012.
The city's preliminary budget for 2014 is $9.52 million, a 6.5 percent increase over 2012. City Manager Blaine Hill noted that the overall budget includes bond levies and one-time payments for capital projects.
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