Marble Falls sales tax revenue growth shrinks in January



By Lew K. Cohn
Managing Editor

The south end of Burnet County (Marble Falls, Granite Shoals, Cottonwood Shores and Horseshoe Bay) saw smaller sales tax revenue growth in January as spending appears to have returned to the level it was prior to the October 2018 flood.

Meanwhile, sales tax growth in the north end of Burnet County reached double digits in percentage gains, due in large part to the opening of several new businesses in Burnet and Bertram.

Find the rest of this story in the Friday, Feb. 7 issue of The Highlander, the newspaper of record for the Highland Lakes. To offer a comment or news tip, email To subscribe to the newspaper, call 830-693-4367 or click here to subscribe to our e-Edition online.



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