District of Highlands will increase property taxes by three per cent. (Zoe Ducklow/News Staff)

District of Highlands will increase property taxes by three per cent. (Zoe Ducklow/News Staff)

Highlands property tax up by 3%

Increase matches inflation, mayor says

The District of Highlands property tax will increase by three per cent for the 2021/22 fiscal year.

Two per cent will be directed to operational costs of the district, and one per cent will be invested into an asset management plan the district draws on for infrastructure investments.

Mayor Ken Williams said this increase keeps with inflation.

READ ALSO: Public transit to be free for kids 12 and younger – a ‘bold’ B.C. budget line advocates applaud


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