Tax Rise For Pitt County?

According to county manager, Scott Elliott, if the hike is approved the sales tax in Pitt County will rise by a quarter cent to a flat seven percent. Today, we spoke to local shopper Barbara Ross, who says the sales tax in Pitt County is too high as it is. County Manager Scott Elliott says, if approved the proposed sales tax hike will go to fund the capital construction needs of Pitt County Schools and Pitt Community College.