As of Friday, December 23, 2016
ZILLAH The City Council has approved the budget for 2017.
The budgeted current expense fund for next year is $2.2 million. The fund covers city day-to-day expenses.
The overall 2017 budget is $7.5 million. It includes a 1 percent property tax increase, a 1.8 percent decrease in water rates, a 14 percent increase in irrigation rates and a 3 percent sewer rate increase.