Posted: Monday, August 26, 2013 12:00 am
Bellevue City Council President Don Preister wants to consider borrowing an idea from Omaha when balancing the budget: the restaurant tax.
A 2.5 percent tax on restaurant food would add about $1 million a year to Bellevue's coffers, according to Finance Director Richard Severson. That would match Omaha's restaurant tax.
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Monday, August 26, 2013 12:00 am.