UPDATE: City Rejects Vehicle Tab Fee - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

UPDATE: City Rejects Vehicle Tab Fee

SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane City Council rejected a controversial $20 vehicle tax hike today. After months of debate, council members voted 4-3 against a vehicle tab increase.

The decision was influenced by an earlier vote against a proposal that would require 10 percent of the tab tax revenue be used toward sidewalk construction projects.

The proposed increase of $20 a year per car would have raised an estimated $2.4 million to use for city road maintenance. Some council members say that while the proposal failed today, the issue could be readdressed at any time.

 

 

 

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