Wichita County Commissioners Set To Vote On Tax Decrease

Wichita County Commissioners took up taxes this evening.  There will be a decrease in tax rates of four-tenths of a cent..

Wichita County judge Woody Gossum tells Newschannel 6  when commissioners look at the  budget every year, they get requests from department heads..

One of those requests was to not consider a tax increase. So Judge Gossum says the budget will look very similar to last year's.

The tax decrease ---still needs to be voted on. That's expected to happen  Monday August 18th..