WEST CARTHAGE During its meeting April 22, the village Board of Trustees approved the 2013-14 budget for the fiscal year, which begins June 1.
The $1,389,488 tentative general fund budget is down $817 from this years $1,390,305 figure. The tentative tax levy is $549,183.75, up $8,921.82 from this years $540,261.93. However, because of an increased tax base, the tentative tax rate remains the same at $6.25 per $1,000 of assessed real property value.
The board also approved expenditures for the police and fire departments.