Chatham tries again on Matthew reimbursement for gated communities – Savannah Morning News


Savannah Morning News

Chatham tries again on Matthew reimbursement for gated communities
Savannah Morning News
4 vote, Chatham would have to replenish the reserves it used, either by increasing its solid waste fees or by raising the millage rate in unincorporated Chatham. But County Manager Lee Smith has said he thinks there will be a better result from the ...

School board may drop tax rate a tad – Coastal Courier


Coastal Courier

School board may drop tax rate a tad
Coastal Courier
The Liberty County Board of Education will consider rolling back the millage rate for 2016 property taxes. Roger Reese, the schools' chief operations officer, said the property tax digest increased for 2016 which requires the districts to roll back the ...

Boyce discusses pay study, parks bond with Republican group – MDJOnline.com


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Boyce discusses pay study, parks bond with Republican group
MDJOnline.com
The group is the Cobb chapter of the Georgia Republican Assembly. The local group endorsed Boyce as he ... They wanted it, we're going to pay for it, and if I've got to raise the millage rate to do it, then so be it. But nothing else is on the table ...

LARRY SAVAGE: County keeps dragging its feet on parks bonds – MDJOnline.com


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LARRY SAVAGE: County keeps dragging its feet on parks bonds
MDJOnline.com
While the county may argue that those new debts are revenue bonds funded by other sources, these “other sources” are new taxes that have no basis in Georgia law and, in my opinion, are illegal and subject to end if ever challenged. Further, these bonds ...

Lookout Mountain, Ga., Plans 4-5 Miles Of New Trails; Tony Towns Is New Councilman – The Chattanoogan


Lookout Mountain, Ga., Plans 4-5 Miles Of New Trails; Tony Towns Is New Councilman
The Chattanoogan
Tony Towns was sworn in Thursday night as the newly appointed Lookout Mountain, Ga. councilman to fill the vacancy left by Beth Soloff's resignation. He has lived in the town for 18 years and has been on the executive board for the Chattanooga Nature ...