Gordon County voters gave a big thumbs-down to a 1-percent sales tax for regional transportation projects in Tuesday’s primary election.
The TSPLOST was defeated 4,807 3,073 2,965 in countywide voting.
Voters in 15 Northwest Georgia counties voted on the regional transportation projects that would have imposed a 1 percent sales tax for 10 years.
As of press time, 11 of the 15 counties had joined Gordon in voting against the TSPLOST. Gordon County T-SPLOST projects North Wall Street improvements from East Line Street to Red Bud Road
South Calhoun Bypass
SR 225, SR 136 and Pine Chapel Road Intersection Improvements
SR 3/US 41 Widening from CR 65 to SR 53
SR 53 Widening from CS 814/Bryant Pkwy East to I-75
Tom B. David Airport Fencing Project
Tom B. David Airport - Corporate Hangars