Hospital District keeps tax rate the same

Hunt County – The Hunt Memorial Hospital District has voted to keep the tax rate as is for the upcoming fiscal year.

The Board of Directors Tuesday night opted to maintain the current rate of $0.213866 per $100 valuation.

With this same tax rate, the hospital district is projected to receive $8,752,444 in revenue for the next fiscal year.

Two public hearings will still held for county residents to express their thoughts on the rate. Those dates have been set for Sept. 8 and 15, with both scheduled to begin at 5:30 p.m.