1914.10.21 Aylmer Council

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AYLMER COUNCIL WILL REDUCE THE TOWN ASSESSMENT At laat. after hanging fire for the past two months, the assessment pi" blem of tha town of Aylmer la In fair way of being aettled. The whole council met in commute last night la the office of Secretary Malherhe un-l un-l un-l considered the whole valuation roll. It was found that the ratepayer collectively collectively wore aeaeed $140,000 more than last year. The committee finally decided to recommend the reduction of this Increase by half, to apply to all ratepayer, those who protested aa well aa those who did not. The levy waa not dealt with, tha committee simply leaving It over until next Monday night, when the council will take It up at an open meet in v. It Is said that the rate will be eight mills thin year in placV of 10 mill lust year. Tho cause for this reduction in the rate ia due to th Increaaed assessment. assessment. THE "iJRE T BRITISH I ( I To-! Re-i ; Tap-1 . ' ,

Clipped from The Ottawa Journal21 Oct 1914, WedPage 2

The Ottawa Journal (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)21 Oct 1914, WedPage 2
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