Greensboro, NC-- Monday, starts a new month and for city, county government a new budget. Included in those budgets are new fees and rates for taxpayers.
Monday, those new rates and fees took effect. Sonme of those in Greensboro include , an increase in overdue parking fines and water/sewer rates.
Rate changes include:
-- Penalty for parking violations that have not been paid within 90 days increase from $25 to $35.
-- Water and sewer rate increase of 3.5 percent for Greensboro residents and 7.5 percent for those who live outside of Greensboro.
-- Moderate increases in the cost of lots and to select weekend and holiday service fees at City cemeteries.
-- A variety of permit and plan review fee increases to improve cost recovery in Planning and Community Development and new fees for Certificates of Appropriateness projects in local historic districts.
-- New fee of $20 for an organized group to use spraygrounds at Barber and Keeley parks.
High Point, Winston-Salem Adopt 2013-14 Budgets