LONGMONT - The city of Longmont reported a 10.6 percent increase year over year in sales- and use-tax revenue from transactions in November.

Sales-tax collections in December, representing sales in November, were $4,340,018, up from $3,925,313 for the same period a year ago.

Sales-tax collections increased by 9.5 percent over the same time period a year ago. Use-tax collections increased by 42.6 percent.

Year to date, sales-tax revenue is up 6.2 percent, and use-tax revenue is up 6 percent.

Lodgers' tax collections for the period were up 36 percent, or $23,692 for the month, compared with $17,419 for the same month a year ago. Year to date, the lodgers' tax is up 22.1 percent, or $326,705 compared with $267,494 at this time last year.