Saskatoon taxpayers will be paying more in 2014. City councillors have agreed on an increase of 7.43 per cent.
More than half of the tax dollars will be put toward the repair and maintenance of the city's streets. Money is also going towards building more traffic sound barriers.
Saskatoon Morning asked its audience the following questions: What do you think about the tax hike -- do you agree or disagree? Do you mind paying more in taxes if potholes and crumbling curbs are fixed? What do you think about the city's decision to build more traffic sound barriers? Does the city need more sound barriers, and if so, where? Do you think the money can be better spent?
Replay the live chat below, or if you'd like to weigh in, leave your thoughts in the comment section.
Join online host Matt Kruchak from Monday to Friday between 6-8:45 a.m. on cbc.ca/saskatoon for a lively and engaging live chat. While chatting, tune into Saskatoon Morning on 94.1 FM with host Leisha Grebinski.