St. Peter sets 8.35-percent levy increase 16 Dec 17

Residents of St. Peter will see a tax increase this year.  The St. Peter City Council has set the levy at an 8.35-percent increase for the construction of sidewalks, Minnesota Square Park pavilion and Community Spirit Park.  Community Spirit Park which has been developed in partnership with St. Peter Public Schools north of the high school will receive over $400-thousand dollars in reserve funds.  The budget and tax levy were approved unanimously at Monday’s meeting.