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County Council may reduce children’s levy tax rate

Levy committee: Lower rate could lead to 'legal risks'

A child plays on a swing set at Lil Sprouts Daycare in Blaine in April. Members of a committee supporting a countywide child care levy are concerned the Whatcom County Council will reduce the levy's tax rate. The council is expected to set the rate at its Dec. 6 meeting.
A child plays on a swing set at Lil Sprouts Daycare in Blaine in April. Members of a committee supporting a countywide child care levy are concerned the Whatcom County Council will reduce the levy's tax rate. The council is expected to set the rate at its Dec. 6 meeting. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Ralph Schwartz Staff Reporter
Joy among Children’s Initiative campaigners over their narrow victory in last month’s election h
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