Comments for: Mars Hill gets unexpected Christmas gift of more than $500,000

Posted Dec. 26, 2012, at 2:36 p.m.

MARS HILL | Town officials received a Christmas present in early December, in the form of a reimbursement check for more than $500,000 for funds that had sat dormant for nearly two decades. Town Manager Dan McClung said that while reviewing the town’s municipal finances, including expenses, one particular …

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  • Anonymous

    How about using some for tax relief? Funny how that never comes up.

    • Anonymous

      It in fact would be interesting if it did come up. The town will easily find a way to spend.

  • Anonymous

    lower the mill rate

  • Anonymous

    I’m sure the council will find a way to squander the money.

    It’s ours to spend as we see fit,”

    • Anonymous

      Great view into how a government official sees revenue, isn’t it?

  • Anonymous

    Are these people really in charge?

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