AUBURN – Auburn sales taxes got a huge boost in April collections that are more than double the city's previous record high of any month.

The city’s April collections were received by the city in June and reported at $123,200, more than double last year’s record high for April of $54,782.

The June deposit put the city on pace to exceed its budgeted sales tax collections for the first time this year.

The boost came after three months of sales tax collections below budget.