Lakeland Currents

Local Government Aid

Season 10 Episode 20 | 27m 59s | Video has closed captioning.

In 2002, the city of Bemidji received more than $3.2 million in Local Government Aid. But by 2008, Bemidji’s LGA had dropped by just about $1 million. In response, the city raised its property tax levy and cut overtime for all departments, among other actions.

Aired: 04/21/17

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Lakeland Currents is a local public television program presented by Lakeland PBS.