|August 9, 2016 9:00 AM Adopted|
The Board approved using specific language on the ballot according to the written materials of the ordinance itself, including muck removal; and authorized any necessary budget change requests to establish a new trust fund and accounts to pay for any resulting revenues and expenditures.
Mr. Whitten stated staff will prepare an informational release giving an overview of the plan for anyone who wants to look at that; staff will also clarify the County does not discharge its sewage into the Lagoon; and that is a false narrative.
Commissioner Fisher suggested someone form a political action committee to push for this sales tax.
Attorney Knox stated if by some odd reason the County cannot get the majority of the cities representing the majority of the municipal population to agree to the interlocal agreement, the Board can come back to the Ad Valorem Tax Option on August 23, 2016.