Could your property taxes be on the rise? They could in New Hanover County as the county unveiled its new budget proposal Monday. In it a proposed 5 cent tax increase and that brought out some fireworks at the meeting because on county commission there appear to be two very different ideas of how you get to a balanced budget.
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