Rome and Floyd Officials discuss potential SPLOST options for 2023

February 8th, 2023 – 4:00 PM

Rome News Tribune –

Rome and Floyd County officials are working to establish some ground rules as the discussion begins for a potential 2023 special purpose local option sales tax proposal to put before voters in November.

According to a report by the Rome news tribune, County Manager Jamie McCord and City Manager Sammy Rich discussed the need to establish basic ground rules regarding what type of projects should be approved by the committee and also how much time would be necessary to review them all. 

The initial proposals cover a range of projects, from paving on Mango Road near Model High School, improvements to Eagle Park, new sidewalks, and more aircraft hangars at the Richard B. Russell Regional Airport.

For more on this story, please see the Rome News Tribune’s article linked here:

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