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Kent County Looks to Finalize its Budget

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DOVER, Del.- Kent County is getting ready to finalize its budget for the upcoming fiscal year, without raising property taxes.

The Kent County Levy Court Commissioners introduced the county's $31.6 million general fund budget Tuesday night.

However, county lawmakers will consider a possible bump to utility rates, as the county tries to prepare for major maintenance on its aging water and sewer system.

Among the larger projects the county is looking at is a slip line project for its broken sewer main underneath Route 13 in Dover.

Levy Court Commissioners are expected to vote on Kent County's budget early next month.

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