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January 19, 2020

History-July 1973 Oops, a dollar now costs six cents

Don’t choke up, but when you purchase something for $1 now the tax will be six cents instead of five cents.

Effective at midnight Sunday, California’s sales tax increased to six cents on the dollar (wasn’t too long ago it was four cents, remember?)

 
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History-July 1973 Proposed Park budget shows no tax rate increase

Rohnert Park homeowners probably won’t be facing a tax rate increase and may even find their local taxes lowered a bit.

That’s the good news contained in the Preliminary Budget released to City Council members by City Manager Pete Callinan Monday night.

History 1969 Vandalism worries city manager

Reporting to the mayor and councilmen of Rohnert Park at last night’s meeting, City Manager Peter M. Callinan expressed concern over repeated acts of vandalism occurring at the city’s community and recreation center.