Sales Tax Checks Are In

Lampasas has its check for June in from the State Comptroller's Office. The check for $133,347 is up over last year by 1.82%, indicating the continued growth of the economy in our town. Others in the area include:
Kempner $12,259, up 23.39%
Copperas Cove $323,357, down .88%
Lometa $5,226, down 5.97%
San Saba $28,832, down 14.21%
Burnet $183,145, up 15.22%
Marble Falls $648,096, up 4.61%

The payments from the state are for sales tax collected by the local retail outlets in April, submitted to the state in May, and then partially returned to the cities in June.