At the Mexico City Council Meeting the board held a public meeting regarding the property tax rate for this year.
The Missouri State Auditor’s Office set a rate for the community to remain revenue neutral, so the tax rate for 2018 will remain the same as last year at 79 cents per 100 dollars of assessed value.
The staff in the maintenance asked for an ordinance stating fences located on easements must have an external gate for entrance to the property. Some workers have been forced to climb fences to make needed repairs. The amendment to the current ordinance will not effect existing fences.
The cemetery maintenance department will he recieving a 2019 Ford F250 from Tom Boland Ford. The funds for the truck were in the 2018 budget.