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Hotel Occupancy Tax funds requests over $50,634

Franklin County Commissioners Court members listened, questioned, and challenged representatives from seven of nine community based organizations as the Court reviewed requests for various amounts of the County’s Hotel Occupancy Tax Funds for 2021.

Requests totaled $50,634 with annual income from the tax is projected to be around $36,000. See the June 18 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for a listing of those organizations requesting funding.