City Prepossess Sales Tax Increase to Generate Revenue for City Projects

A New proposal for Sales tax put forward by the City council will appear on the election ballot in August. The new tax proposal will help make upgrades to CGI airport, the local water system, as well as upgrades to City Hall. The city currently requires a sales tax rate of 7.975%. The new tax proposal is a 15 year proposal designed to bring into existence several million dollars to various city projects. The new issue was first brought about during a council retreat that took place last week

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