Over the next two months, Bellaire and West University Place will workshop, discuss and pass budgets and property tax rates for fiscal year 2020-21, which begins Oct. 1. (Courtesy Fotolia)
Bellaire’s property tax rate is $0.4473 per $100 of property value. West University Place has a rate of $0.30921 per $100 of value.
Here are some dates to know as the cities prepare their budgets.
Aug. 10, 6 p.m.: public hearing and budget workshop
Aug. 11, 6 p.m.: public hearing and budget workshop (if needed)
Aug. 17, after 6 p.m.: budget workshop
Sept. 21, 7 p.m.: council adopts budget
Oct. 5, 6 p.m.: tax rate public hearing No. 1 (if needed)
Oct. 12: 6 p.m. tax rate public hearing No. 2 (if needed)
Oct. 19, 7 p.m.: council adopts tax rate
West University Place
Sept. 10, 6:30 p.m.: budget workshop
Sept. 14, 6:30 p.m.: tax rate public hearing
Sept. 21, 6:30 p.m.: tax rate public hearing and budget hearing
Sept. 28, 6:30 p.m.: council votes on tax rate and budget