Traverse City Record-Eagle

October 13, 2012

Meeting will explain septic, holding tank tax


TRAVERSE CITY — The Grand Traverse County Board of Public Works will hold its first informational meeting about a proposed special assessment on properties with septic and holding tanks on Monday at 6 p.m.

The BPW has proposed an annual property tax of about $25 a year to help cover losses at the plant built to treat septic tank waste in 2005. The meeting will be held at the Garfield Township Hall, 3848 Veterans Drive.