On March 15, 2011 referendum on a four-year SPLOST (Special Local Option Sales Tax) was approved by voters. This program will be in effect from January 1, 2012 thru December 31, 2015.
Every project funded by the 2011-15 SPLOST will improve the quality of life in Cobb County by maintaining, improving and enhancing County parks, transportation, infrastructure, public safety, libraries, senior services, judicial, and public health facilities.
As a result, Cobb County will be a better place to live, work, and play.
2011 SPLOST BUDGET SUMMARY
4 YEAR PROJECTED SALES TAX $492,068,482
Complete SPLOST Program Book (updated 4/2012)
SPLOST PRESENTATIONS to the Cobb Board of Commissioners (BOC)
Every quarter, County staff provide an update on the SPLOST program to the Cobb BOC.
January 2014 SPLOST update - to be presented to the BOC on January 28, 2014
October 2013 SPLOST update
July 2013 SPLOST update
April 2013 SPLOST update
January 2013 SPLOST update
July 2012 SPLOST Update
October 2012 SPLOST Update
November 2011 SPLOST Update
PARKS AND RECREATION $82,023,000
Parks revitalization, facility renovations and upgrades
Project details pages 8-12
Infrastructure preservation, safety and operational, transit, congestion relief and pedestrian improvements.
Transportation Program Schedule
Below is a listing of sidewalk projects that are programmed for construction in 2012 and 2013. (updated 07/2013)
Sidewalk Projects in 2012
Sidewalk Projects in 2013
Below is an alphabetical listing of streets that have been contracted to be resurfaced as well as a budget summary of contracts awarded.
Resurfacing: Summary of Streets (updated 06/2013)
Budget Summary of Contracts Awarded (updated 06/2013)
Senior services, libraries and other county buildings
PUBLIC SAFETY $12,896,400
Upgrades to facilities, equipment and apparatus
MUNICIPAL IMPROVEMENTS $129,515,662
Each Cobb city will receive a portion of the funds allocated according to the 2009 Census projections, which indicates 27 percent of Cobb residents reside within city limits.
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