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GA - Chatham County

Remove Term Limits on Office of County Chairperson

All persons desiring to vote for approval of the Act shall vote "Yes," and those persons desiring to vote for rejection of the Act shall vote "No." If more than one-half of the votes cast on such question are for approval of the Act, Section 1 of this Act shall become of full force and effect on January 1, 2012.

Shall the Act be approved which removes the term limitations on the office of chairperson of the Board of Commissioners of Chatham County?

  • Yes
  • No

 

Education Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (ESPLOST)

Shall a 1% Educational Sales Tax be imposed and continued for a period of time not to exceed 20 calendar quarters in the Chatham County School District in order to raise not more than $330,000,000 for the purposes of (a) building, replacing, renovating, and upgrading schools and other School District facilities in the Chatham County School District and acquiring any necessary property, both real and personal, and equipment relating thereto, including, but not limited to, classroom furniture, technology improvements, physical education/athletic facilities, safety and security equipment, food service equipment, heating and air conditioning systems, roofing, mechanical and similar equipment, and (b) paying principal and interest on previously incurred general obligation debt in the maximum amount of $ 47,000,000. If imposition of the Tax is approved by the voters, such vote shall also constitute approval of the issuance of general obligation debt of the Chatham County School District in the principal amount of $200,000,000 for the purpose set forth in (a) above.

  • Yes
  • No

 

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