Stamford
6:30 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

Stamford Mayor David Martin proposes 4.9% tax hike in first budget

First-term Stamford Mayor David Martin is proposing a tax increase of 1.17 mills or nearly 5 percent for the 2014-15 budget year. Martin is presenting his budget to the city’s Board of Finance Monday night. The mayor says his $515 million budget includes funding to fix longstanding structural issues. 

Mayor David Martin of Stamford presents a summary of his recommended budget for the 2014-5 fiscal year at a press briefing at the Government Center Monday.
Mayor David Martin of Stamford presents a summary of his recommended budget for the 2014-5 fiscal year at a press briefing at the Government Center Monday.
Credit Kaomi Goetz