Why We are Seeking a Sales Tax 1/2 Cent Increase……….. (City and County) (1) Revenues have fallen, primarily due to loss of liquor revenues to surrounding Counties, and sluggish rebound of Local Sales Tax from the recession. (2) We have cut back on employee benefits, not given increases some years, deferred new equipment purchases to…Details
The Paris Police Department and the Henry County Sheriff’s Department are now accepting applications for the 2015 Citizen’s Police Academy. Applications will be accepted until March 20, 2015 or until the class is filled. This year’s academy will meet each Tuesday from 6 PM until 9 PM. The first class will meet March 24,…Details
Gary Paschall of the Paris Parks Department is seen in the photo unloading the last few trout from the TWRA truck. The lake at Eiffel Tower Park Extended has been stocked with trout for the year by TWRA. The lake is located on the west side of Volunteer Drive behind the Disc Golf Course.…Details
On March 17th the voters of Paris and Henry County will go to the polls to decide whether to increase the local option sales tax by one-half cent. We urge you to follow this link to a brief presentation on reasons to support this effort. In the following memo the City Manager…Details
Chief Charles Elizondo and Tammy Walker of the Paris Police Department accept a donation for the D.A.R.E. Program. Clint Davis with Paris Board of Public Utilities’ Project Roundup presents a check for $3,000 to D.A.R.E.