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Published December 19, 2014
 
Ben Hill County Annual Report of Projects Funded Through
2005 Special Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST)
 
Collections of 2005 SPLOST Began July 1, 2005 and Ended June 30, 2011 - Report as of 12/31/14
 
Project Name Year Estimated Collected Expended Balance    
Roads and Streets 2005 $2,000,000 $1,838,455 $1,838,455 $0.00 Completed
County Equipment 2005 $410,000 $376,905 $376,905 $0.00 Completed
County Debt 2005 $1,350,000 $1,240,857 $1,240,857 $0.00 Completed
EMS Vehicles 2005 $470,000 $432,056.00 $432,056.00 $0.00 Completed
Sheriff Vehicles 2005 $260,000 $238,967 $238,967 $0.00 Completed
Fire Trucks 2005 $210,000 $192,946 $192,946 $0.00 Completed
E911 Equipment 2005 $300,000 $275,968 $275,968 $0.00 Completed
County Total   $5,000,000 $4,596,154 $4,596,154 $0.00  
            Estimate Completion
Recreation 2005 $1,500,000 $1,378,694 $1,164,149 $214,545 12/31/2015
Flood Control 2005 $1,111,500 $1,102,984 $1,102,984 $0.00 Completed
BHC Development 2005 $200,000 $212,658 $204,382 $8,276 12/31/2015
 
Ben Hill County Annual Report of Projects Funded Through
2011 Special Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST)
 
Collections of 2011 SPLOST Began July 1, 2011 - Report as of 12/31/14
Project Name Year Estimated Collected Expended Balance Estimate Completion
Roads and Streets 2011 $1,980,700 $977,285 $895,873 $81,412 12/31/2017
County Equipment 2011 $180,000 $88,844 $162,791 ($73,947) 12/31/2017
Road Equipment 2011 $910,800 $449,403 $177,518 $271,885 12/31/2017
EMS Vehicles 2011 $250,000 $123,641 $88,052 $35,589 12/31/2017
Sheriff Vehicles 2011 $360,000 $177,688 $150,468 $27,220 12/31/2017
Fire Trucks 2011 $99,000 $48,864 $99,000 ($50,136) Completed
Fire Equipment 2011 $25,500 $12,586 $7,677 $4,909 12/31/2017
Garbage 2011 $273,000 $134,747 $136,572 ($1,825) 12/31/2017
Buildings 2011 $570,000 $281,340 $34,308 $247,032 12/31/2017
County Total   $4,649,000 $2,294,398 $1,752,259 $542,139  
             
Transportation 2011 $200,000 $98,468 $34,979 $63,489 12/31/2017
Discretionary 2011 $1,000,500 $493,823 $470,005 $23,818 12/31/2017
Recreation 2011 $1,500,000 $740,364 $26,172 $714,192 12/31/2017
BHC Development 2011 $200,000 $74,036 $19,217 $54,819 12/31/2017