Tag Archives: Craig Salmon

AFTER 2 MONTHS OF BUDGET DISCUSSIONS, CRAIG SALMON THROWS A MONKEY WRENCH IN THE PROCESS

SALMON WANTED TO ADD $200,000 OR MORE TO THE BUDGET FIGURE RIGHT BEFORE THE VOTE  May 28, 2017  Interrupting a motion to accept the $10,041,274 FY18 budget, Commissioner Salmon sidetracks the board with what he suggests is a “dangerous question.”  … Continue reading

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ATTENTION-TURTLE COVE RESIDENTS—THANK YOUR COMMISSIONERS FOR YOUR NEW PROPERTY TAX INCREASE

May 27, 2017 Both commissioners representing the Turtle Cove area, Salmon on the east side and Jernigan on the west side, voted to use the higher millage rate Monday night instead of the rollback rate.  Comm. Pennamon voted along with … Continue reading

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CHAIRMAN PENNAMON TAKES COMM. SALMON TO TASK FOR GOING BEHIND BOC’S BACK AFTER DECISION WAS MADE PREVIOUSLY

January 12, 2017  Comm. Salmon has repeatedly tried to dismantle the rumble strips at Bethel Church Rd. and Hwy 212 W.  This time he worked with a citizen living on Bethel Church Rd. to contact DOT, and then tried to … Continue reading

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CRAIG SALMON STILL TRYING TO UN-DO THE ONE THING IN JASPER COUNTY THAT IS WORKING

January 5, 2017 If nothing else, Craig Salmon is consistent when it comes to trying to screw up one thing that is actually working well in Jasper County.  He has been trying to have the rumble strips uninstalled at the … Continue reading

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CRAIG SALMON CONCERNED WITH BEING CALLED “THE ISO GUY” –WANTS COUNTY ATTORNEY TO STOP TWG

August 2, 2016 According to County Manager, Mike Benton, Jasper County has gotten a very poor report from ISO, which in turn will cause everyone’s house insurance to go up.  But that revelation wasn’t nearly as concerning to Comm. Salmon … Continue reading

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3 COMMISSIONERS REFUSE TO LOWER MILLAGE BY USING FUND BALANCE TO OFFSET TAX INCREASES

July 6, 2016 Jasper County now has a 16.446 county millage rate, plus a school board rate of 18.140 mils, plus a hospital rate of .950 mils, plus $167 “solid waste tax” for curbside, and if you are in the … Continue reading

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ANOTHER BIG IDEA FROM COMM. CRAIG SALMON

June 25, 2016   During the discussion about the landfill office replacement and repair on June 6, Comm. Salmon brought up his new idea.  He wants to have the landfill traffic re-routed around the Recreation department.  See his comments about … Continue reading

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