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Shelby County Mayor Vetoes Sales Tax Increase For New School System

Shelby County Mayor Vetoes Sales Tax Increase For New School System

The Shelby County Mayor, Mark Luttrell, has vetoed a resolution by the Shelby County Commission to raise the county sales tax by 0.5%.  The county commission can vote to override his veto.  Residents of Arlington, Bartlett, Collierville, Germantown and Lakeland (communities in Shelby county) have already have voted to raise their sales taxes. They hope to create … Read More

Controversy in Gilbert Arizona

Controversy in Gilbert Arizona

Gilbert’s city council is gathering for its annual planning meeting this Friday and Saturday. They will be discussing potentially controversial items, such as water fluoridation, elimination of the hotel bed tax and a new proposed sales-tax holiday. The meeting will be open to the public, and  all materials from the meeting available on the town’s website.Read More