December 14, 2012

Message from the school board: Slow down

The Houston County Board of Education sent a message to Warner Robins Tuesday in a unanimous fashion. The board voted down a tax allocation district the city wanted to create on Watson Boulevard from Commercial Circle to Ga. 247. Cities have used TADs to turn entire areas around. The city of Atlanta, transformed an old blighted steel plant that was a brownfield into a $250 million development with shops, apartments and other amenities using a TAD.

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