The Putnam County Board of Commissioners will hold a Called Meeting at 1:00 p.m. on Monday August 31, 2015 to discuss projects to be included in a Resolution calling for a Referendum asking voters to approve the continuation of a Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax.  In addition, a joint meeting with the Eatonton City Council will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, August 31, 2015 on the same topic.  Both meetings will be held at the Putnam County Administration Building, 117 Putnam Drive, Eatonton, GA 31024.

PROPOSED PROJECTS UNDER CONSIDERATION INCLUDE:

COUNTY PROJECTS

Sheriff’s Office (patrol cars and equipment)

Jail Facility Improvements

EMS (ambulances and equipment)

Fire/Rescue (fire trucks and equipment)

Animal Services Facility Improvement

Public Works (heavy equipment)

Roads and Bridges

Putnam General Hospital Facility and Equipment

Recreation Center Improvements

Plaza Arts Center Improvements

Oconee Springs Park Expansion

Wastewater Plant Improvements

Industrial Site Preparation

Aquatic Center Development

Funding Prior Debt Obligation

Issuance of General Obligation Debt

THE PUBLIC IS INVITED TO ATTEND AND PROVIDE COMMENTS