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posted: 5/12/2014 5:01 AM

Marquardt increase cruel to taxpayers

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Jake Griffin writes "Who raised property taxes?" (April 30).

I know! I know! My local school Marquardt District 15 managed to slip a real big one behind our backs.

This year they increased 14 percent from $2,900 to $3,300. In this slow growth economy and lower house values, this is cruel to the property owner. A $400 increase would be one month's less groceries for me.

Shame on you, District 15 members.

Charles Elwert

Addison

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