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Audit looks to collect on unreported property

An audit in Barrow County is expected to bring in $1 million in taxes for unreported property.

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Barrow County marks first same-sex marriage

Barrow County marks first same-sex marriage

They’ve waited eight years, so they weren’t about to wait even a moment longer.

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Commission votes to conduct wage study

Barrow County employees will see changes in how their pay is determined.

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Fire tax could have varying effects

The Barrow County Board of Commissioners decision to re-implement the fire tax service district and use insurance premium tax revenue to fund a portion of it leaves some questions about what it means for property owners.

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Fire tax district to return

hange in their property tax rates with the return of a fire tax district.

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Four qualify for county race

Four people have qualified for the Barrow County Board of Commissioners position once held by Steve Worley.

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Barrow to see nearly $2 million in savings from refinancing bonds

Barrow to see nearly $2 million in savings from refinancing bonds

Barrow County will save nearly $2 million after refinancing bonds earlier this month.

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Barrow commissioners to vote on fire tax district

Barrow commissioners to vote on fire tax district

County leaders will soon vote on whether to re-implement a tax district that would pay for fire services and could lead to changes in the property tax rate.

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Barrow BOC approves $12K special election to replace Worley

Barrow BOC approves $12K special election to replace Worley

The Barrow County Board of Commissioners approved the details for the special election to replace Steve Worley that will cost $12,000.

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Barrow County receives needed fire truck

Barrow County Emergency Services has a new state-of-the-art fire truck to replace an outdated truck that was hemorrhaging money.  

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Barrow property owners see tax increases

Barrow property owners see tax increases

Property owners in Barrow County will likely pay about $7.6 million more in property taxes compared to the previous year.

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Election to fill Worley's  seat scheduled for Sept.15

Election to fill Worley's seat scheduled for Sept.15

 

An election day has been set to fill the vacant seat of former Barrow County Commissioner Steve Worley.

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Barrow to hold transportation plan update

Barrow to hold transportation plan update

Barrow residents will be able to get details on the latest transportation report at an open house Monday.

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