NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- The New Canaan Town Council has unanimously approved the town and school budges for 2016-17, according to the New Canaan Advertiser.
On Wednesday, the Town Council members approved a town budget of $144,073,849, which is 2.09 percent higher than this year's budget, according to the Advertiser.
In addition, the school budget of $86,240,844 was also approved, added the Advertiser.
As a result, New Canaan's mill rate will rise 2.05 percent to 16.312 mills, an increase of 3.17 in the property tax rate, the Advertiser said.
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