bed tax increase

Bay County Commission Passes 5th Cent

February 17, 2009 • 13 comments

With the likeness of a modern game or reality show, the suspense was lingering and drawn out.  Chairman Girvin surely is a student of this dramaticism.  The presentation from Dan […]

by Jason Koertge

TDC Approves Resolution for 5th Cent Bed Tax Use

February 16, 2009 • 1 comment

In what was quite possibly the quickest TDC meeting that I’ve ever attended, the Panama City Beach Tourist Development Council unanimously (with the exception of Buddy Wilkes – who is […]

by Jason Koertge

TDC – Use 5th Cent Bed Tax for New Airlines at New Airport

February 16, 2009 • 7 comments

Today’s special called TDC meeting will discuss a resolution to use the hopeful 5th cent bed tax to entice new airlines to come to our new airport that will open […]

by Jason Koertge

Special Called TDC Meeting to Discuss 5th Cent Bed Tax Increase

February 13, 2009 • 1 comment

Monday there is a special called TDC meeting that will precede the regularly scheduled County Commission meeting on Tuesday.  Tuesday’s meeting will include the vote for the fifth tourist bed […]

by Jason Koertge

Bay County Commission Meeting – 5th Cent Bed Tax Increase

February 13, 2009 • 2 comments

Tuesday February 17th, the Bay County Commission in Panama City Florida will meet to again discuss the bed tax increase.  This is a regularly scheduled meeting with the bed tax […]

by Jason Koertge

Bring on the hike

January 19, 2009 • 18 comments

In response too a letter to the News Herald editor on Sunday January 11th: For years, the Bay County Tourist Development Council has discussed increasing the bed tax from 3 […]

by Jason Koertge

Bed Tax Increase County Commission Meeting

January 8, 2009 • 1 comment

The Bay County Commission meeting in which the bed tax increase issue will be addressed will be on January 20th. Download the agenda. The meeting will start at 9am.

by Jason Koertge

Bay County TDC Approves Bed Tax Increase

December 17, 2008 • 12 comments

In a meeting that ended in great applause, the Bay County Tourist Development Council unanimously voted to approve the increase in bed tax collections from 3% to 5%.  With public […]

by Jason Koertge

TDC to Discuss Bed Tax Increase on Wednesday – Agenda

December 15, 2008 • 4 comments

Wednesday, the Tourist Development Council will discuss the possible bed tax increase.   The TDC will hear a presentation from Marty McDaniel, the chairman of the Revenue Enhancement Committee and […]

by Jason Koertge

Bed Tax Increase Set In Motion

December 4, 2008 • 9 comments

Wednesday’s Revenue Enhancement Committee decided to recommend an increase in the bed tax collection from 3% to 5%.  The committee decided based on a fairly detailed analysis on how to […]

by Jason Koertge