Mayors of county’s 2 largest cities take opposite positions on 2012 regional transportation tax referendum
The mayors of Fayette County’s two largest cities have diametrically opposing viewpoints about a pending 1-cent regional sales tax to be put to a vote next year.
Peachtree City Mayor Don Haddix is against it, while Fayetteville Mayor Kenneth Steele is for it.
Early projections show that a 1 percent, 10-year sales tax for regional transportation projects in the 10 counties in metro Atlanta would generate about $205 million total from Fayette County alone. Read More»