Marketplace   Menu Guide   Complete Pages      
butler eagle
Site last updated: Saturday, January 24, 2015 Bookmark our site!
Local PennsylvaniaNationalInternationalNews Extras  
Published: February 14, 2014 print this article Print save this article Save email this article Email ENLARGE TEXT increase font decrease font

Pensions fall behind

The Butler County commissioners are spending taxpayer money like it grows on trees.
The commissioners are giving raises to everybody except the county retirees. We retirees have not had an inflationary adjustment to our pensions since 2008.
My county tax bill keeps going up. From 2008 to 2013, my county taxes increased $142. That might not sound like much, but when utility bills keep going up also, it doesn’t leave much to live on.
The commissioners need to get out of their offices and meet the taxpayers — and also listen to them.




Lee Peplowski
East Butler
Back
 
Comments
Order Photos!
 
MORE LETTERS TO THE EDITOR HEADLINES
arrow Education, not trends
arrow Jr. high is outdated
arrow To what avail?
arrow Vital help
 
MOST READ ARTICLES
arrow Man sentenced for crime he can’t recall
arrow 2 crashes on Rt. 228 keep emergency crews busy
arrow 1 hurt in 2-vehicle crash in Jackson Twp
arrow City may move desk officer out to patrol streets