Athens City Council Appears Poised to Vote for Tax Increase

Posted on: 7:50 pm, October 19, 2012, by

ATHENS, Ala. (WHNT) – The Athens City Council didn’t raise their sales tax Friday morning, but it’s believed they will vote to raise it Monday.

The council held a work session Friday to discuss the proposed tax hike.
While council members appear to favor the increase, residents do not.
WHNT News 19′s Al Whitaker has more.