At November's Jim Thorpe Borough Council meeting, council tentatively adopted the budget for 2013. There will be no tax increase.
The following were tentatively adopted.
Ÿ Tax Levy Ordinance
Ÿ Decrease in the penalty on utilities from 20 percent to 15 percent .
Ÿ General Fund Budget- Total receipts $1,757,126, Total expenses $1,757,126.
Ÿ Sewer Budget- Total receipts $1,096,117, Total expenses $1,018,300, Fund balance $77,817.