Up, Up and Away
The presentation, made by former school board member Robert Morgan, discussed Pennsylvania’s upcoming pension crisis and how it will affect the good taxpayers of Pottstown.
And, as many of our readers already fully understand, it ain’t a pretty picture. Which is why we’re thankful that School Board President Rick Huss put his foot down on the recent ridiculous spending proposals that were being rammed down the throat of the taxpayers.
If you haven’t already, you can read the Mercury article here:
Back in November, the Commonwealth Foundation issued a detailed report the projected tax increases for individual Pennsylvania school districts. You can check out that report here:
If you’re new to this whole mess…here are a few good articles that will get you up to speed on the situation:
Just for once, wouldn’t you just love to have a government entity tell you that your taxes will go down? We think we’ll need to charter a hot air balloon to air lift us out of Pennsylvania. Up, up and away!!
NOTE: After we published this post, Code Blue provided us a copy of the unpaid real estate taxes in Pottstown report (as of December 31, 2009) from Portnoff Law Associates. You can view the report here: