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Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Commissioners cut budget, maintain tax rate

Hays County Commissioners backed off a plan to increase property taxes Tuesday, voting to maintain the property tax rate of 46.92 cents per $100 of taxable value. The commissioners made their deadline to set the budget and tax rate with two days to spare.

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

County postpones budget adoption after complaints

Hays County commissioners decided to not adopt a fiscal year 2011 budget Monday after citizens said the document was not available online as required by state law. The commissioners will vote on adoption on Sept. 28.

Thursday, January 7th, 2010

Hays County political party chiefs say they expect gains in 2010

Both major Hays County political party chairs say they are fielding solid candidate slates in 2010 and point to an abundance of high-profile primary races as a sign of their strength in the famously purple county.

Monday, October 26th, 2009

Commissioners cancel Tuesday meeting

The Hays County Commissioners Court has canceled its meeting for Tuesday because the agenda was not posted at the county courthouse as required by state law.

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