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GA -Bulloch County

BULLOCH COUNTY

Shall a special 1 percent sales and use tax be imposed in the special district of Bulloch County for a period of time not to exceed six (6) years and for the raising of an estimated amount of $82,212,716.00 for the purposes of

1. Solid waste handling facilities and equipment as a joint project or projects of Bulloch County and the City of Statesboro, including but not limited to purchase of space in a regional landfill and capital costs associated with landfill post-closure, and solid waste facilities and equipment for Bulloch County and the municipalities of Statesboro and Portal;

2.  Road, street, and bridge purposes, including storm water and drainage capital outlay projects, for Bulloch County and all municipalities located within Bulloch County

3.  Public safety facilities and equipment for Bulloch County and all municipalities located within Bulloch County;

4.  Water and sewer capital outlay projects for Bulloch County and all municipalities located within Bulloch County;

5.  Natural gas capital outlay projects for the municipality of Statesboro;

6.  Capital outlay projects for economic development for Bulloch County and the municipality of Statesboro, including but not limited to land acquisition, site development, and construction of water and sewer infrastructure;

7.  A capital outlay project consisting of a cultural facility, a recreational facility, or a historic facility, or a facility for some combination of such purposes, for the municipality of Register;

8.   Recreational facilities and equipment for Bulloch County;

9.  Acquisition of property or interests in property for the purpose of greenspace preservation for Bulloch County;

10.  Airport facilities and equipment for Bulloch County;

11.  Capital equipment for use in voting in official elections or referendums for Bulloch County;

12. Capital improvements to existing facilities owned by Bulloch County, including but not limited to additions, alterations, or renovations;

13.  Capital improvements to existing facilities owned by the municipality of Statesboro, including but not limited to additions, alterations, or renovations;

14.  Capital improvements to existing facilities owned by the municipality of Brooklet, including but not limited to additions, alterations, or renovations;

15.  Capital improvements to existing facilities owned by the municipality of Register, including but not limited to additions, alterations, or renovations?

If imposition of the tax is approved by the voters, such vote shall also constitute approval of the issuance of general obligation debt of Bulloch County in the maximum principal amount of $12,000,000.00 for the purposes of funding a portion of the County projects listed above.

  • Yes
  • No

Shall the Act be approved which authorizes Bulloch County to exercise redevelopment powers under the "Redevelopment Powers Law" as it may be amended from time to time?

  • Yes
  • No

Shall the governing authority of Bulloch County be authorized to permit and regulate package sales by retailers of both malt beverages and wine on Sundays between the hours 12:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.?

  • Yes 
  • No

 

 

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