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County Exec. Proposes 6.3% Tax Rate Decrease

County Seal - Executive Office of the Executive
County of Chemung
203 Lake Street
P.O. Box 588
Elmira, New York 14902
(607) 737-0351 FAX
www.chemungcountyny.gov 
 
Christopher J. Moss
County Executive
(607) 737-2912
cmoss@chemungcountyny.gov
  David J. Sheen
Deputy County Executive
(607) 873-1199
dsheen@chemungcountyny.gov

NEWS RELEASE
11/01/21
CHEMUNG COUNTY EXECUTIVE PROPOSES 6.3% TAX DECREASE
IN THE 2022 PROPOSED BUDGET
        

This afternoon Chemung County Executive Christopher Moss released highlights of his 2022 Operating Budget and Capital Plan.  The 2022 Operating Budget includes:

  • 6.3% tax decrease
  • 4% tax levy decrease
  • 2.5% increase in the full value growth
  • The 2022 Operating Budget is a 2.5% increase over 2021 and totals $209 million.
  • 0% of fund balance is utilized in the Budget Proposal.
  • Approximately $4.5 million of American Rescue Plan funds are outlined in the proposal.
  • Full-time employees will remain flat.

You can see additional highlights of the County Executive’s 2022 Chemung County Budget Proposal at www.chemungcountyny.gov/budget.

Christopher J. Moss
Chemung County Executive