Wake County commissioners, from left, Caroline Sullivan, James West and Betty Lou Ward, attend a swearing-in for new commissioners after last year’s elections. On Monday, Sullivan and West voted against a property tax increase, while Ward voted in favor.
Wake County commissioners, from left, Caroline Sullivan, James West and Betty Lou Ward, attend a swearing-in for new commissioners after last year’s elections. On Monday, Sullivan and West voted against a property tax increase, while Ward voted in favor. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com
Wake County commissioners, from left, Caroline Sullivan, James West and Betty Lou Ward, attend a swearing-in for new commissioners after last year’s elections. On Monday, Sullivan and West voted against a property tax increase, while Ward voted in favor. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com

Wake commissioners approve larger tax hike in split decision

June 15, 2015 04:41 PM

UPDATED June 16, 2015 08:58 AM

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