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Watch your wallet: Nutter's new budget includes big new taxes
Proclaiming that the city cannot “just cut our way out of what is in essence a $150 million hole,” Mayor Nutter today proposed a budget that would instead close the gap with two major new tax programs: one levying a two-penny-per ounce charge on sugary drinks, and another that would charge property owners $300 per-year for trash collection.