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19390103_8_razing - The 1939 city budget was completed about one...
The 1939 city budget was completed about one month before the end of the year. The razing permits were issued to the company the same morning in which council, holding its final 1938 session on Saturday officially adopted the budget and tax rate ordinances. Will Get Triennial Adjustment The new year, 1939, will however be the time of the triennial assessment, for preparation of 1940, 1941 and 1942 valuation figures. Whether or not the Reading Iron Company gets a reduction on its 1939 tax bills, it is certain to get the benefit of "land only" valuations for the next triennium. The company itself may pass out of existence, as its assets are being realized on as rapidly as possible to aid in adjusting the affairs of the parent company, the Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Company. The razing order, granted by City Building Inspector Alfred E. Eck - enrode, is in three permits, one for

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  1. Reading Times,
  2. 03 Jan 1939, Tue,
  3. Page 2

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