Lee Co. announces hearings on tax hike – WALB-TV


Lee Co. announces hearings on tax hike
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However, based on the budget adopted by the Lee County Board of Commissioners, an increase is required in the millage rate due to increases in cost for health obligations in public safety, law enforcement and fire services. Georgia Law requires three ...

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City Commission to start millage rate process at tonight’s meeting – Calhoun Times


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City Commission to start millage rate process at tonight's meeting
Calhoun Times
The board is expected to hold a public hearing and final vote on the millage rate at its July 28 meeting. Commissioners will also hear about this month's Redevelopment Committee meeting, which is scheduled to include a tour of the Northwest Georgia ...
Rome city commissioners recognize Sammy Rich's first full meeting as city ...Rome News-Tribune

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Chamblee millage rate remains at 6.4 mills – Champion


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Chamblee millage rate remains at 6.4 mills
Champion
Mayor Eric Clarkson said he would have preferred a millage rate decrease, but with the 2013 annexation of Dresden East Civic Association (DECA) neighborhoods, the need for service in that area limited a millage rate decrease. Chamblee uses a fiscal ...

Major Madison Co. High School expansion project nearly done – Madison Journal TODAY


Major Madison Co. High School expansion project nearly done
Madison Journal TODAY
Listen, that would drive our millage rate to the max. And we still couldn't have done it. Oconee County and Jackson County they have the tax base. Madison County does not have the tax base to have two small middle schools and two small high schools.

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Commission to tackle tax hike, zoning and guns – NeighborNewspapers.com


Commission to tackle tax hike, zoning and guns
NeighborNewspapers.com
“This millage rate increase is necessary to support the 2014 general fund budget as adopted by the board of commissioners,” county Finance Director Patrick O'Connor said in a statement about the $625 million general fund budget approved in February.