Taxable values up slightly for local taxing entities

The Franklin County Appraisal District released the certified tax rolls to local taxing entities this week.

The overall market value of property in Franklin County increased slightly, about four percent for Franklin County, Mount Vernon ISD, Water District, and within the Mount Vernon City limits. For a listing of taxable values  upon which each entity can base their upcoming budgets, see the July 25 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.