Upcoming endorsement for Henrico meals tax

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - A proposed meals tax increase on the ballot in Henrico County is expected to get a ringing endorsement.

The Henrico Business Leaders are expected to formally announce their support for the measure at the organizations meeting Monday morning.

A referendum on the November ballot will include a four percent tax.

County leaders say it could generate about $18 million for the Henrico County Public Schools System.

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