Plan to buy building with room tax hi...

Plan to buy building with room tax hike meets opposition

There are 2 comments on the Smoky Mountain News story from Mar 7, 2007, titled Plan to buy building with room tax hike meets opposition. In it, Smoky Mountain News reports that:

A push to move the Swain County Chamber of Commerce into a vacant bank building is meeting resistance from some lodging owners because of a proposed room tax increase.

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#1 Mar 9, 2007
Where was the oposition, or was any allowed, when the County paid one half million for land no where near that value?

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#2 Mar 12, 2007
Hazel, the price paid was three million and seems to be no recourse to political manuvering in Swain!!!!

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