Expo Holdings, Inc. announces it will conduct a conference call on August 8, 2007 at 3:00 pm. via Earth Times
The bridge was originally built in 1938. Workers put a new bottom on it in the 70′s. It was only open a month before the collapse. via WFMY-TV Greensboro
“Anytime that you add a fee on homeowners it doesn’t hurt the very wealthy”
The traditionally tax-averse Iredell County commissioners say they’re unlikely to seek two new revenue options recently approved by the legislature.
The General Assembly is giving counties the authority to ask voters to approve referendums raising real estate transfer and sales taxes.
Such increases could help fast-growing counties, such as Mecklenburg and Iredell, pay for new schools and stave off property tax increases.
Mecklenburg commissioners say they won’t seek a real estate transfer tax increase this year, although they’ll consider it in the future. Read more