[VIDEO] Floyd County and City of Rome to continue Local Sales Tax Discussions

August 15th, 2022 – 5:15 PM

Ethan Garrett – WRGA Digital News Editor & Video Reporter –

On Monday afternoon representatives from the City of Rome, Floyd County, and Cave Spring met together as part of the Local Option Sales Tax Committee to come to an agreement for the distribution of the local sales tax revenues.

WRGA News spoke with Rome City Manager Sammy Rich and also Floyd County Manager Jamie McCord more about the two sides of the discussion.

Both the City and the County have until the end of the month to reach a deal before it goes to the state for arbitration.

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