Revenue projected to increase
Last updated 10/15/2021 at 11:13am
RITZVILLE – Clerk-Treasurer Julie Flyckt presented a memo outlining 2022 projected revenue during the Oct. 5 City Council meeting.
The 2022 budget year is expected to be a combination of increased and decreased revenue, resulting in an estimated 2% increase from 2021.
Real-estate sales in the city have increased, resulting in additional excise taxes being collected, she said. The median home sale price in Ritzville is $160,000.
Revenue from the excise taxes are deposited to the Capital Improvement Fund.
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