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St. George Fire District wants more property taxes

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

According to the Baton Rouge Business Report, the St. George Fire District is seeking an increase in property taxes.

The district apparently wants a 2-mill tax increase for property owners within the boundaries of St. George.

Leaders said they lost some of their tax base to the city of Baton Rouge.

The East Baton Rouge Metro Council is expected to tackle the idea at next week's meeting.

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