Knowledgebase-County Funding of Roads


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Title:County Funding of Roads
Summary:MTAS was asked three questions: (1) Whether a county highway department is restricted in spending its gas tax revenues to only outside municipalities; (2) Whether a county can legally earmark a portion of county property taxes collected within a municipality to roads outside the municipality; and (3) Whether a county is required to have a public hearing before final passage of the budget.
Original Author:Broughton, Jeff
Co-Author:Hodge, Elisha
Product Create Date:06/29/2016
Last Reviewed on::06/30/2016
Subject:Finance--County; Streets--Finance; County government--Finance; Taxes--Gasoline and motor fuels; Open meetings--Laws and regulations--Tennessee
Type:General
Original Document: Shelbyville, letter, county funding of roads with attachments.pdfShelbyville, letter, county funding of roads with attachments.pdf

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