Worcester councilors narrow tax gap


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WORCESTER —  For the second fiscal year in a row, the City Council has narrowed the gap between the city’s residential and commercial-industrial tax rates.

The council last night set this fiscal year’s residential tax rate at $16.98 per $1,000 valuation and the commercial-industrial rate at $29.08. The vote was 6-5.

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