Nobody likes to pay taxes, but one impacts hundreds of lives daily and in some cases could be the difference between life and death. On Thursday, local dignitaries kicked off the campaign supporting Cuyahoga County’s Health and Human Services levy at MetroHealth Medical Center.
Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish sees opportunities for regional transformation that can be accomplished through further collaboration at local levels.
Cuyahoga County Council voted Tuesday to place the 4.8-mill tax on the ballot. The Fiscal Office determined the renewal tax will generate $133 million a year, officials said. The proposal, which would cost the owner of a $100,000 home $147 a year, would not increase taxes.