Libraries supported by sales tax, not property tax | PostIndependent.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Libraries supported by sales tax, not property tax

Dear Editor,

I would like to disabuse the voting populace of the misconception that Garfield County libraries are supported by a property tax, as purported in the full page advertisement by Yes on 3B supporters in the Oct. 31 Post Independent.

Garfield County libraries are supported by a 0.25 percent sales tax and the overdue fines paid by library users. That’s it.



I encourage any supporter of 3B to contact me for any clarification needed.

Jacilyn E. Spuhler, director



Garfield County Public Library System

New Castle


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User