Lake Park commissioners will consider whether to raise the town’s tax rate to $8.90 per $1,000 of taxable value from $8.50 during a budget meeting set for Wednesday night.
Town Manager Dale Sugerman recommended the higher tax to cover an expected 2 percent increase in the cost of law-enforcement services from the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office and an expected 2.3 percent increase in the cost of fire and rescue services from Palm Beach County Fire Rescue.
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