MCTA asks the BDB about the tax exemption referendum

MCTA asks the BDB about the tax exemption referendum

MCTA had some questions regarding the Martin County Business Development Board’s ask to extend the tax exemption program.  So we ask Joan Goodrich, BDB’s Executive Director.  She responded with enthusiasm. Q. You can’t guarantee the jobs to MC residents, I’m sure.  A....
Golf Course July 8 2020

Golf Course July 8 2020

As per our article, please view the document. Below is a chart indicating the original line item projected costs, the revised numbers and the variances in dollar amounts and percentages. ITEM PROJECTED PRICE REVISED VARIANCE PERCENTAGE REASON Clubhouse & Parking...
School’s Out for Summer ….or Longer?

School’s Out for Summer ….or Longer?

What is the Martin County School System Re-Opening Plan? At the moment, listening to the recent School Board meetings, there isn’t any. Yes, Superintendent Gaylord asserts that schools will open in August, but does not say whether there is to be a student sitting at a...
Points of clarification

Points of clarification

To help us shape our opinions and make better decisions, we all need accurate, clear and comprehensive information. Martin County Taxpayers Association aims to provide you with all three so you know more about how local governments are spending your tax dollars. One...

HEALTH INSURANCE

The District has given us another example of why our health care system is so completely off the rails. The Board provides to all full-time employees, defined as at least 37.5 hours per week, a $6,500 yearly contribution ($541.67 per month) toward their insurance....