Wed., November 6, 2013 12:44am
A one-percent sales tax survived controversies in Chatham County yesterday. Voters handily approved another round of the Special Purpose Local...
Wed., March 7, 2012 4:29pm
Super Tuesday gave Georgia voters in select counties an opportunity to vote for or against a 1% sales tax. Proceeds from the tax increase would...
Mon., March 5, 2012 4:00am
Voters in 34 Georgia communities will decide penny sales taxes on Tuesday. Revenues collected from the Special Purpose Local Option Sales Taxes...
Mon., January 16, 2012 8:32am
A new emergency radio system is at the top of a wish list for Macon politicians seeking what projects will be funded by the special purpose local...
Wed., November 9, 2011 7:22am
Three of the state's four legislative special elections Tuesday are headed to a runoff, with no candidate in those districts getting a majority...
Thu., September 1, 2011 12:00pm
Private construction remains relatively weak compared with publicly-financed projects right now. And Savannah's Chatham County wants businesses...
Mon., February 21, 2011 4:00am
When the Census numbers come out in April, Georgia cities won't just have federal and state tax dollars at stake. Some cities are concerned...
Mon., August 16, 2010 3:42pm
Athens voters will decide the fate of a railroad trestle featured on an R.E.M. album. The tourist attraction could be torn down if voters reject a...
Tue., July 13, 2010 2:24pm
Macon and Bibb County leaders unable to agree on penny tax
Thu., September 17, 2009 11:28am
Voters in Columbus approved a $233 million dollar Special Local Option Sale