Future of 6th-penny tax unclear
June 27, 2018
It’s still unclear whether or not a sixth-penny tax initiative will form in time for this year’s election, but some officials have already voiced opposition to it.
During a recent Sweetwater County Commissioners meeting, a few of the Commissioners voiced opposition to the cities bringing forth a sixth-penny tax initiative.
Chairman Reid West said it sounds like the cities are going to want to discuss getting a sixth-cent initiative.
“We already have a position on it,” West said.
That position was voiced at another meeting and was unfavorable.
County Clerk Dale Davis said in order f...