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Will Suburbs Have Enough Money To Start Own Schools?

Posted on: 12:15 pm, August 31, 2012, by , updated on: 01:27pm, August 31, 2012

This week, the Shelby County Commission voted to over-ride Mayor Mark Luttrell’s veto of a sales tax increase on the November Ballot. 

So the county will go forward with the vote. 

If passed, it trumps any passage of a sales tax increase in the suburbs. 

The municipalities want to pass their own tax hike to fund suburban schools. 

Mayors Keith McDonald and Sharon Goldsworthy talked with us.