Councillors received the draft budgetary plan from the executive this week.
It's expected that the pension and social welfare payments will see an increase of about €5 a week.
Like Kilkenny, a hike in the tax is being proposed
This represents about 7% of their total income.
Businesses in the town will see a reduction in their rates while those in the county will be increased slightly.
The Mayor of Carlow’s Municipal District is hopeful that the budget which was agreed yesterday by the council will be implemented next...
Members of Carlow County Council will be briefed on a draft budgetary plan for 2017 this afternoon.
Meanwhile, Carlow and Kilkenny's Chambers of Commerce are both offering full budget breakdowns to local business people today.
Minister for Finance Michael Noonan addressed the Dáil at 1pm to deliver his budget 2017 speech, his sixth budget introduced since 2011....
Carlow County Council will be hoping for a sizeable dig-out in today's budget.