I’m in total agreement with James Steamer’s letter (“Too costly to live here,” Friday): School taxes are ridiculously high here. Did anyone notice the article (P-O OKs budget with tax reduction, Thursday) stating that Philipsburg-Osceola actually reduced its school tax?
We chose to live in State College for family obligations. Now that those obligations are past we are considering leaving for tax reasons, again in agreement with Steamer. Our taxes are now higher than I paid for a bigger, more valuable property in the Washington, D.C., suburbs, not 12 miles from the White House.
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