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Lodging tax stands


The Jenkins City Council learned Tuesday night, Oct. 9, that a lodging tax that had been under question for proper procedure had indeed passed through all the correct avenues to be a standing law.

The 1 percent lodging tax, which was adopted in 2000 to go toward marketing, came under question at the council’s September meeting. At that meeting there was concern over whether the proper procedures were followed to adopt the law, including whether a public hearing had been held.

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