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Odessa Hospital Hiked Property Taxes to Acquire Unnecessary Land

Odessa Hospital Hiked Property Taxes to Acquire Unnecessary Land

The Ector County Hospital Board has proposed a major tax hike for property owners that would generate approximately $2 million in additional revenue for the hospital. The increase is needed to “save lives”, according a hospital leaders. However, just weeks prior to the tax increase proposal, board members approved a $2 million land for no specific reason besides “future growth”.