GRANTS PASS MAY BE LOOKING TO RAISE THE PUBLIC SAFETY LEVY FROM $1.79 PER $1,000 OF ASSESSED PROPERTY VALUE TO $2,07. THE CITY’S FINANCE DIRECTOR SAYS THAT IN ORDER TO KEEP CITY SERVICE LEVELS AS THEY ARE, THE LEVY NEEDS TO BE RAISED. IF IT DON’T CITY OFFICIALS WARN THAT AS MANY AS 7 POLICE OFFICERS MAY HAVE TO BE LAID OFF, OR ELIMINATE CONTRACTS SUCH AS THE SOBERING CENTER, OR HEARTS WITH A MISSION YOUTH SHELTER.