City of Brookhaven


Consideration and Approval of an Ordinance of the Mayor and City Council of the City of Brookhaven, Georgia Amending the Brookhaven Code of Ordinances, at Chapter 24, Taxation, Article VI, Excise Tax on Hotels, Sections 82-61 through 82-71, Pertaining to the Levy and Imposition of an Excise Tax on Short-Term Lodgings, Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 48-13-52, by Repealing the Present Article in Its Entirety and Enacting a New Article III, Excise Tax on Short-Term Rentals of Rooms, Lodgings, and Accommodations, Pursuant to ACT 213 (HB 575), 2017 Regular Session of the General Assembly of Georgia, Levying and Imposing a Tax at the Rate of Eight (8.0%), and Regulations Pertaining Thereto


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Meeting History

Jun 29, 2017 7:00 PM Video City Council Regular Meeting

City Manager Christian Sigman explained that this was the last step administratively to get the Hotel/Motel Tax increase implemented.

Mayor Ernst opened Public Comment. There was no public comment. Mayor Ernst closed the Public Comment section.

Council Member Gebbia made a motion to approve ORD2017-06-02. Council Member Jones seconded the motion. The motion passed unanimously.

MOVER:Joe Gebbia, District 4
SECONDER:Linley Jones, District 1
AYES:Linley Jones, John Park, Bates Mattison, Joe Gebbia