Penny tax advisory committee meeting Tuesday

July 5, 2013 

Lawn signs for and against the penny sales tax are pictured outside Kilbourne Park Baptist Church in Columbia on election day in November 2012.


— The advisory committee convened to oversee administration of the county’s so-called “Transportation Penny” proceeds will hold a work session next week.

Chairman Hayes Mizzell will call the meeting to order at 2 p.m. July 9 in the fourth-floor conference room at the county’s offices at 2020 Hampton St., Columbia.

On the agenda is an overview of CMRTA’s use of the tax income from director Bob Schneider, a review of the committees duties and a question and answer session. The next meeting will be July 15.

If you go

What: Transportation Penny Advisory Committee Work Session

When: 2 p.m. July 9, 2013

Where: 2020 Hampton St., 4th floor

Next meeting: 5 p.m. July 15

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