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Businesses To Be Cut Off By Westside Parkway Construction

By bp-admin / January 7, 2013 / Comments Off on Businesses To Be Cut Off By Westside Parkway Construction

BAKERSFIELD, CA — A city construction project soon will block off an access point to several Bakersfield businesses, including the popular restaurant Moo Creamery. The city said it has no choice but the owners of the property say they’re going to sue. In a couple of months this access point will be closed forcing customers…

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Push To Change How Property Taxes Are Collected

By bp-admin / January 3, 2013 / Comments Off on Push To Change How Property Taxes Are Collected

BAKERSFIELD, CA — Democratic state lawmakers want to change how property taxes are collected via, a decades-old law. Commercial property owners say any change to Proposition 13 would lead to punishing tax increases that could cause businesses to flee the state. But, proponents argue it would actually improve the state’s bottom line. For 34 years,…

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