Monday night the State College Borough Council passed the budget for 2019. Two different tax increases in the budget will raise taxes for homeowners.
Around the holidays budgets get stretched to the limit. Homeowners in State College tell say the tax increases about to come, only make that holiday shopping more difficult.
Laura Millard, is a homeowner in State College. She says she has family members that struggle to make Christmas like how you see it in the movies, for their family.
With Monday night’s budget, State College residents with a home worth $300,000 will now pay an average of 21 dollars more a year in real estate taxes.