Heiskell, Municipal Leaders To Discuss Upcoming SPLOST Referendum

Friday, July 19, 2013

A meeting of the governing authorities of Walker County and each municipality within the confines of Walker County has been set for  Monday, July 29, to discuss the upcoming SPLOST referendum.

It will be at 7 p.m. in the conference room of the Walker County Commissioner’s Office,  Courthouse Annex I, 101 S. Duke Street, LaFayette..

County Attorney Don Oliver said, "The purpose of this meeting is to discuss SPLOST referendum and possible SPLOST projects and issues and any other provisions the county and participating municipalities choose to address.


Sole Commissioner Bebe Heiskell has been urging support for the measure, which will be on the ballot in November.

She said the county's income has been declining.

It would be a one cent on the dollar tax.  

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