The Amarillo Junior College District wants to raise taxes by 1.61%
Last year, the average tax rate for the Amarillo Junior College District was $226.38 for an average $100,000 home.
If this increase goes into effect, the amount of taxes imposed this year on the average home would be $225.73.
That's an increase on this year's average cost of $222.14.
The second public hearing will be held on August 19, 2013 at 12:00 Noon in the Palo Duro Room of the College Union Building, Amarillo College, 2201 S. Washington, Amarillo, Texas 79109.
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