Property Tax Battle
The mayor of one small Florida town is racing against the clock trying to overturn the new property tax cuts. Why has Weston mayor Eric Hersh taken his fight to the courts, and why he is in such a hurry? Are the recently passed tax reforms good public policy? Are the cuts constitutional? How does Florida’s tax burden compare to other states?
Julie Leyde and Traci Gainforth
Julie Leyde lives in Lutz. Julie recently came to the Donis studio at WUSF with her daughter Traci to talk about Darek, Julie’s son and Traci’s brother, and how the family bond they share led to the project they’re working on now.