2007-04-11 / Front Page
Legislature Approves Renewal of .5 Percent Sales Tax Increase and Add Additional Increase of .5 Percent
O'Dell calls for blue ribbon panel to confront County's financial woes
Passing by a seven to two vote, at its April 3, 2007 meeting the Putnam Legislature approved the renewal of the .5 percent sales tax increase of two years ago while also approving a .5 percent increase. If approved, the County's sales tax will rise to 8 3/8 percent.