Mendon Selectmen set the new tax rate last night at $17.25 for all property. The average home owner with property valued at $310 thousand will feel an increase in their bill of $557. For a $400 thousand home the hike will be $720.
The overall town wide annual revaluation resulted in an average valuation increase of about 3.3 percent for residential property and 3 percent for commercial. The total cost of debt exclusions amounts to $1.62 per $1,000 of valuation. The school override cost residents $1.34 per $1,000.