SPLOST allows residents to have a vote in the improvements they want in their community and county. Clayton County voters have approved a series of SPLOST programs since 2004.
Lower Property Taxes
SPLOST funds keep property taxes lower and allows tourists, renters and non-residents to contribute to betterment of Clayton County through a 1₵ sales tax.
Funds are invested in projects that have long term benefit and use for all Clayton County citizens, like roadways, bridges and large scale transportation improvements.
SPLOST has minimized long term debt in Clayton County and saved more than $300 million in financing costs compared to issuing bonds.