What is a mill for taxing purposes?

A mill is one one-thousandth of a dollar, and it is used as a way to count tax levies. It is a very old term, and has continued to be used because there does not seem to be another term available. Each government entity levies mills.

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1. Are all County Commissioner meeting open to the public?
2. How do I schedule a meeting with the County Commissioners?
3. When do the County Commissioners meet?
4. Who appoints the volunteer boards such as weed, fair, and health boards?
5. What is a mill for taxing purposes?
6. Why did my taxes go up?