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Sunday, July 26, 2009

Single Tax Colonists Donate More to Museum

The Fairhope Museum of History will be getting an additional $2,000/mo from Colony residents-- to go exclusively to archiving/exhibits (at the discretion of Museum Director Donnie Barrett). The money comes from the land "rent" colony residents (about 1/3 of the town population) pay to the private Single Tax Corporation--on top of their regular property taxes. After some discussion about Barrett's role, the City Council approved the arrangement at its last meeting.

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Looks like we ought to get some kind of discounts

Henry's Ghost said...

yea. colonists ought to get a discount card for city services.

Leslie said...

Admission is free at the Fairhope Museum! There's always something new to see, so be sure to get your money's worth by visiting often!