Cities increasingly turn to fee increases to raise revenue

Ryan Kailath Mar 19, 2018
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Cities increasingly turn to fee increases to raise revenue

Ryan Kailath Mar 19, 2018
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Cash-strapped American cities are increasingly asking their residents to pay higher amounts for mundane services as they struggle to pay for mounting pension obligations, cover costly infrastructure improvements and replace revenue depleted by the last recession. Bills are rising for everything from parking tickets and 911 calls to sewer service and trash pickup.

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