Arlington County sold $185 million in bonds at a near-record low interest rate.
Arlington earns the coveted Triple-AAA rating for the 17th year in a row.
The Board will consider dozens of items on Saturday, May 20 and Tuesday, May 23, that are on the agenda for the May 2017 County Board Meeting.
The Board made cuts and reallocations to the Manager’s proposed budget, and set a 1.5-cent property tax rate increase to fund Metro and Schools.
The County Board will consider dozens of items at its April Board Meeting, including the FY 2018 Budget.
The optional cuts would be shared by Arlington Public Schools.
The County Board voted 3 to 2 to advertise a property tax rate for Calendar Year (CY) 2017 of $0.998 per $100 assessed value.
County Manager Mark Schwartz proposed a $1.2 billion General Funds Budget for FY 2018.
County Manager Mark Schwartz will brief reporters on his Proposed FY 2018 Budget.
The County Board will consider the Manager’s Proposed Fiscal Year 2018 Budget and dozens of other items at its February Board Meeting.