Breaking down the Rollingwood 2020-21 budget

Rollingwood City Council adopted the fiscal year 2020-21 budget, which features a $0.0281 tax rate increase and new employee retention initiatives.

Council approved a $1.56 million total budget, a $36,454.55 increase from the previous fiscal year.


Following deliberations during the virtual meeting, council approved a tax rate of $0.2369 per $100 of valuation. The 3.5% increase would provide the city with an additional $78,543 in revenue.

According to city staff, a homeowner’s average annual cost for city property taxes in Rollingwood will be approximately $3,236an increase of $384 from the previous fiscal year.


By Amy Rae Dadamo
Amy Rae Dadamo is the reporter for Lake Travis-Westlake, where her work focuses on city government and education. Originally from New Jersey, Amy Rae relocated to Austin after graduating from Ramapo College of New Jersey in May 2019.


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