By DAVID BORAKS
After more than an hour of debate over the 2012 town budget Tuesday night, Commissioner Tim Dreffer tried to lighten the mood by stating the obvious: “I think it’s clear that we haven’t made a decision.”
The issue was where the board might decide to set the property tax rate beginning July 1, a task made more difficult by the county’s recent property revaluation. As the meeting wore on, the board was sharply divided, with two commissioners in favor of accepting the town manager’s proposal to keep the rate where it is, and three seeking some kind of reduction.
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