At the latest Metro Council meeting, Metro Mayor Bonnie Lewis informed the council that new homes had been left off the Moore County property tax rolls dating back to 2015. Though she did not give a number or estimated dollar amount, The Times has since learned that there were over 60 new homes with an estimated value of over $12 million missing from local tax rolls.
According to Metro Mayor Bonnie Lewis, Moore County recently acquired state permissions to create a “temporary staging area for storm debris” for residents following the recent ice storm.
We’re all in this together. It’s in that spirit that Metro Moore County’s launches a new department aimed at helping our citizens through the COVID-19 pandemic.