Category: New Cities

Economic Impact, Fiscal Impact, New Cities, Research

Fiscal Impact of the Proposed City of St. Simons/Sea Island on Glynn County, Georgia

This report examined the fiscal impact that the proposed City of St. Simons/Sea Island would have on Glynn County.  The report answers several key questions not addressed by previous studies, including: To what extent will the county loose revenues that currently fund countywide services? To what extent will the county be able to reduce service …

Fiscal Impact, New Cities, Research

The Fiscal Impact of the Proposed City of Sharon Springs on Forsyth County, Georgia

This report examined the fiscal impact that the proposed City of Sharon Springs would have on Forsyth County. This report answers several key questions posed by the board that have not been addressed by previous studies.  Questions like will the county lose revenues that currently fund services that will still need to be provided county-wide? If so, …