Cuming County is looking at an overall operating budget, less more than $2.1 million, but a property tax asking increase of just over seven percent.

Approved at last Wednesday’s monthly Board of Supervisor meeting, the county property tax for 2019-2020 will be $3,343,462.69. This total is $226,780.26 above the $3,116,682.43 property tax asking the past two years.

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