Sales tax collections in Oazrk were up toward the end of the fiscal year.
Sales tax collections in September, which reflect August collections, were $509,814. That number was up by 1.1 percent — or $5,416 — from September 2012.
City Chief Financial Officer Debbie Bruggink said industries affected by the increase were manufacturing, retail trade, accommodations and food service, and other services.
In all, Bruggink said the sales and use tax collected for 12 months was $6,132,510, up from $6,122,880 in the previous year.