News Line for Gillsville

Officials conclude tax input meetings
While comments on The Times website and Facebook page often reveal opposition to a new round of special purpose local option sales tax, or SPLOST VII, residents at the last of three meetings Thursday in Gainesville to gather public input on what projects to fund said they supported the tax.
Source: Gainesville Times

Officials to discuss new SPLOST projects, timetable tonight
Local government officials will meet tonight to strategize about a new special purpose local option sales tax, or SPLOST VII, that is likely to come up for a ballot referendum this fall.
Source: Gainesville Times

Downtown revitalizing is all the rage for city centers
City Councilwoman Mary Jones remembers a totally different downtown Flowery Branch not so long ago.
Source: Gainesville Times

Gillsville has used sales tax revenue for roads, parks, sewer/water
Gillsville may be tiny, but it isn’t sleepy, at least when it comes to public improvement projects funded by the special purpose local option sales tax.
Source: Gainesville Times