Counties are dependent on property taxes to fund state-mandated programs. The Dakota County Board of Commissioners urges the state to diversify the funding sources available to local government and link the growth in state aid to local governments to growth in state mandates.
2017 Legislative Platform
Fact sheetsCounties Transit Improvement Board Fact SheetLeased Motor Vehicle Sales Tax Fact SheetTransportation Finance Fact SheetByllesby Dam Fact Sheet
Position papersByllesby Dam ImprovementsMississippi River Regional TrailFund Orange Line Extension DevelopmentTransportationMetropolitan Council ReformMetropolitan Landfill Contingency Action Trust and Closed Landfill Investment Fund Inadequacies of the Minnesota Eligibility Technology System 2017 Bonding RequestsLocal Control of Taxpayer FundsReform County Program AidMail Balloting for Metro MunicipalitiesHelp Meet Waste Diversion GoalsReimburse Cost of Well TreatmentAdequately Fund Regional ParksReallocate Legacy FundingFund Courthouse Grant ProgramRevise Eminent Domain Statutes
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