Tag Archives: Intergovernmental agreement

BOC ATTITUDE—IT’S OK TO SIGN A 50 YEAR AGREEMENT BECAUSE THEY WON’T BE AROUND TO SEE HOW IT WORKS OUT

September 7, 2016 Gene Trammell and Jim Alexander seem convinced that by the time the 50-year contract (IGA) with JDA comes to an end, Jasper County will be bringing in $4 million a year.  According to Jim Alexander, at the … Continue reading

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The New 50-Year JDA Agreement Has Some New Ways to Cut What the Counties Get

September 5, 2016 Under the new agreement, JDA gets first dibs on all tax revenues to fund their budget (that they set).  Then JDA debt is paid, which includes a $5.9M GEFA loan and Bank of Madison debt over $1.3M.  … Continue reading

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TAXPAYERS START PICKING UP PAYMENTS ON BONDS ON ANOTHER “ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT” DEAL

January 29, 2016 (Comments at the end of the article say it all!) http://airport.blog.ajc.com/2016/01/28/paulding-airport-developer-pulls-out-of-bond-payments-cites-dispute-with-county/ Paulding airport developer pulls out of bond payments, cites dispute with county January 28, 2016 | Filed in: Airline industry, airport, Delta, Hartsfield-Jackson.  The bitter dispute over a plan to attract … Continue reading

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Jasper County Water & Sewer Authority IN NEED OF MONEY AGAIN

August 13, 2015  It was just a year ago in August that JCWSA got a $50,000 bail out gift from the Jasper County BOC via the taxpayers. Frank Sherrill, the JCWSA engineer/consultant/manager, told the BOC not long after receiving this … Continue reading

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BOC HOLDS CALLED MEETING THURSDAY 4/16/15 AT 6:00PM

April 14, 2015 There are many interesting things on this special called meeting agenda. The first item on the agenda will be a presentation by David Dyer, Director of the Development Authority. He is going to tell the BOC all … Continue reading

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THEY DATED, THEY WERE ENGAGED, BUT THE MARRIAGE IS OFF!

VICTORY FOR THE TAXPAYERS!! January 13, 2015 According to Comm. Pennamon at last night’s BOC meeting, the Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) with JCWSA is DEAD. On 12/15/14 Comm. Pennamon was appointed as a one man committee to work with JCWSA and … Continue reading

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THE “TWINKLE IN THEIR EYE” HAS BECOME REALITY

The BOC has a special called meeting Monday night, 12/15/14, at 6:00PM. That twinkle in someone’s eye has become a reality. The agenda item is JCWSA Draft IGA Review & Discussion. December 13, 2014 In the best way they know … Continue reading

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