Why should the 1% sales and use tax be supported?
The 1% sales and use tax is an effective means of taxing ourselves to support the needs of our communities and county. The identified projects develop our infrastructure, improve our services and continue to enhance the quality of our communities. These projects create jobs, employ local workers and provide a mechanism to promote economic development in our area
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Penny Power Coalition members took a tour of the Campbell County Parks and Recreation Center and spoke with Rick Mansur about how Parks and Recreation spends their funds generated from the 1% sales tax.read more
Did you see the Gillette News Record article about how the 1% funds Gillette College?read more
Did you see the Gillette News Record article about how the 1% funds water infrastructure? "When it comes to the city’s enterprise funds, the 1 Percent plays a unique role by keeping down costs and rates for customers. The city uses the 1 Percent to pay for capital...read more
Penny Power Events!
Events taking place in Campbell County, Wyoming that the 1% sales tax (aka Penny Power) will be featured at.
We sure hope that you join us.
Thursday, July 26, 5-7 pm, Third Street Plaza in Downtown Gillette, Wyoming