Fulton property owners will see higher taxes at the end of the year.
“Our teachers will get benefit of the money in their contracts this year, and Friday morning when we have our all-staff breakfast we’re going to have a heck of a party.”
Property taxes are now up in the Fulton school district about 57 cents for every $100 of assessed value.
“I think we helped [voters] understand it was directly going to kids. There was no fluff here,” Cowherd says.