Administrator’s Report for January 10, 2016
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Administrator’s Report for January 10, 2016

Financial Update: Sales Tax Revenue:  Gordon County received $461,370.54 in Local Option Sales Tax (LOST) and $665,273.30 in Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) from the Georgia Department of Revenue during the month of December 2016. This revenue reflects a 2.50% increase in LOST and a 2.51% increase in SPLOST compared to December 2015. Significant Projects: Ranger Fire Station:  Following the facility modifications that...

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Administrator’s Report for January 24, 2017
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Administrator’s Report for January 24, 2017

Financial Update: SPLOST:  The Finance Department has prepared a sales tax estimate of the total SPLOST revenue projected during the next collection period. This projection has been approved by Finance Committee and is pending board discussion. Significant Projects: Irwin Mill Road:  Gordon County has received the report regarding the section of Irwin Mill Road that was closed for safety reasons following the recent wildfires near...

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Administrator’s Report for December 6, 2016
Dec16

Administrator’s Report for December 6, 2016

Financial Update: Sales Tax Revenue:  Gordon County received $448,071.92 as Local Option Sales Tax (LOST) and $646,106.40 as Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) from the Georgia Department of Revenue during the month of November 2016. This revenue reflected 3.56% increase in LOST and a 3.60% increase in SPLOST compared to the same month of the previous fiscal year. Financial Audit:  Auditors with R.M. Dobbs & Company...

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Administrator’s Report for November 15, 2016
Nov15

Administrator’s Report for November 15, 2016

Financial Update: FY2015-2016 Closeout:  The budget for the previous fiscal year has been closed and the Gordon County Revenue and Expenditure Budget Report for the year ending June 30, 2016 is submitted to the Board of Commissioners for review (report attached). Highlights follow: $2,051,785.18 excess revenue over expenditures in the General Fund. $490,942.14 excess revenue over expenditures in the Fire Fund. $17,069.74 excess...

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Administrator’s Report for November 1, 2016

Financial Update: Sales Tax Revenue:  Gordon County received $394,769.46 Local Option Sales Tax (LOST) and $569,172.84 Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) during October 2016, representing a $61,633.99 (13.50%) decline in LOST revenue and a $88,730.03 (13.49%) decline in SPLOST revenue compared to October 2015. The majority of the decline in sales tax revenue during the month of October is largely due to a recent audit...

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Administrator’s Report for October 18, 2016

Financial Update: Financial Audit:  R.M. Dobbs & Company continues to work with County Officials and the Finance Department staff to complete the audit for fiscal year ended June 30, 2016 to be presented as the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report in December 2016. Project Update: Government Plaza Building:  Momon Construction provided an update of the final repairs authorized by the commission during the work session. Upon...

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