Towns hopeful voters will approve SPOT
October 8, 2020
Moorcroft and Pine Haven have joined their sister towns in Crook County in an effort to make residents aware of the projects for which Specific Purpose Optional Tax (SPOT) has paid.
This sixth cent fell off of the sales tax last year, the total amount that was approved by voters having been fulfilled. Unlike many taxes, entities request a specific amount on the ballot and SPOT only runs until that amount has been collected.
The tax is returned to the counties and towns to be split evenly, each town and the county itself considered an individual entity. This return is dispersed without rega...