2020 SPLOST Facts

2020 SPLOST Facts A Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax, or SPLOST, is a way to fund capital projects and needed infrastructure improvements without raising property taxes.  On May 22, 2018, Lumpkin County voters will consider a SPLOST continuation referendum.  Proposed projects are:  Economic development, roads and bridges equipment, vehicles, resurfacing, improvements, Library, Sheriff’s Department…

2020 SPLOST Facts on Equipment and Road Resurfacing

2020 SPLOST Facts on Equipment and Road Resurfacing Without SPLOST funding, property taxes would have to be raised 3.7 mils just to cover equipment needs and road resurfacing for County projects.  On May 22, 2018, Lumpkin County voters will consider a SPLOST continuation referendum.  Proposed projects are:  Economic development, roads and bridges equipment, vehicles, resurfacing,…

More 2020 SPLOST Facts

More 2020 SPLOST Facts SPLOST programs have become a popular way for local governments to fund capital projects without raising property taxes. The penny tax is paid by everyone in the community including visitors.  On May 22, 2018, Lumpkin County voters will consider a SPLOST continuation referendum.  Proposed projects are:  Economic development, roads and bridges…

Additional 2020 SPLOST Facts

Additional 2020 SPLOST Facts Without SPLOST funding, property taxes would have to be raised one mil just to cover the lease payments on the Justice Center.  On May 22, 2018, Lumpkin County voters will consider a SPLOST continuation referendum.  Proposed projects are:  Economic development, roads and bridges equipment, vehicles, resurfacing, improvements, Library, Sheriff’s Department equipment…

Register for CodeRED Alerts

Register for CodeRED Alerts When people prepare for an emergency, it makes a real difference. Take charge of your safety by signing up for local emergency alerts and downloading emergency notification apps. Register for #CodeRED notifications so you can stay informed via phone, text and email. Enroll here: https://public.coderedweb.com/cne/en-US/7534D4C901B3.  Smartphone users can also download the…