(ANITA/OTS) JUST INTO THE WAVY NEWSROOM– A TAX HIKE PROPOSED FOR THE CITY OF VIRGINIA BEACH.

THE CITY MANAGER HAS JUST RELEASED THE 2019-2020 BUDGET.

IN IT– THE PITCH FOR A 1-POINT-5 CENT INCREASE IN THE REAL ESTATE TAX.

THE BUDGET ALSO OUTLINES THE TOP 5 PRIORITIES IN THE CITY, WHICH INCLUDE STORM WATER AND SEA LEVEL RISE, PUBLIC SAFETY, TRANSPORTATION, SCHOOLS, AND ECONOMIC GROWTH.

WE'LL POST THE PROPOSAL ON WAVY DOT COM.