Sales Tax increase for school building fund may appear on August ballot
May 14, 2020
Several members of the Solid Waste Committee refused to sign a resolution that would bring an increased Sales Tax option before the voters of Lewis County during a meeting on Monday.
The City of Hohenwald already pledged their portion of any sales tax increase that might pass in an August referendum to Lewis County Schools to assist in construction of a new facility.
Increased awareness of safety issues, heightened last year when a student threatened to “shoot up” the middle school, a threat that was made with no weapons involved, nevertheless, brought to the forefront the need for safe...