Fairness in Taxes Website- Posting Protocol

This is the website posting protocol that was discussed at the FIT meeting. It was originally presented and approved on August 3, 2018. Background: The mission of Fairness in Taxes is to serve taxpayers and residents in a fact-finding and advisory capacity, providing officials and citizens the resources needed to

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$232,500-plus for celebrities to appear at resort’s events- Their contracts contain interesting clauses

OCEAN CITY – Ocean City is spending at least $232,500 this year hiring performers and celebrities to either hold concerts or make appearances at various special events, according to documents the Sentinel requested.City officials have publicly rebuffed criticism about spending money for these celebrity appearances, stating they help bring visitors

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Dig at councilman on OC Flooding page leads to flap over city program

Posted: Wednesday, June 5, 2019 8:29 am OCEAN CITY – Suzanne Hornick was bothered by flooding in her neighborhood so much that she approached city council years ago to complain. In 2015, those complaints led to Hornick forming the OC Flooding Committee, a citizen group advocating for flood mitigation from

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Letter to the Editor on Klause Property Purchase

Dear Editor, I would like to comment on the editorial in May 8 Sentinel, entitled “You get what you fight for- Citizens fought lot purchase, get more housing instead.” As the President of Fairness in Taxes, I led the referendum drive to stop the purchase of the Klause property because

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FIT was well-represented at the City Council Meeting on April 11th

At the Council meeting last Thursday, FIT Board member Donna Moore continued her frontal assault on harmful pesticides. Board Member Marie Hayes spoke about the hiring of Darren Sproles and Matt Stairs on March 30th. Their appearance only brought in $5,500 but cost $31,000- not a real good return on

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FIT Mourns the Passing of Fred Hoffman

Fairness in Taxes mourns the passing of friend and supporter, Fred Hoffman. Fred helped us collect signatures for our petition against the purchase of the Klause Property last fall and was fully engaged in our push to gain more transparency from the City. Fred ran the north end Civic Association

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