Public hearing being held on proposed millage rate increase for Chatham County

Public hearing being held on proposed millage rate increase for Chatham County
(Source: Raycom Media)

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Citizens have the chance to give their input on a tax increase in Chatham County.

The Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing Thursday on the proposed millage rate increase.

Right now, the rate is at 11.5, and this proposal calls for a 1.75 increase. It also raises rates for people living in unincorporated areas of the county, as well as the transit services tax.

Thursday's meeting will begin at 9:30 a.m. in the Commission Room at 124 Bull Street.

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