Why Are Our Taxes So High??

Posted on 21. Aug, 2015 by .

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In 2013 the sponsor of one of the candidate forums sent out an e-mail with some questions we might want to prepare for.  One of those questions was ‘Why are our taxes so high?”  I have 3 short, simple answers, which I’ll then explain in detail:  1. We’re smaller than them; 2.  They aren’t; and […]

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Development

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I build homes for a living, and I’ve done one development and am working on another, so I guess that makes me a developer.  In Davidson, I’ve come to learn that developers have about the same approval level as Congress, if that.  But, I’m proud to be a home builder and developer, and I strongly […]

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Affordable Housing

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Davidson is one of three towns in North Carolina to have an inclusionary housing ordinance.  This ordinance, also known as the affordable housing ordinance, requires developers to sell 12.5% of homes in a new development as part of Davidson’s affordable housing program. The intent of the affordable housing ordinance is, simply put, to have more […]

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Preserving Our Character

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Just about everyone who has ever run for the Davidson Town Board says they want to preserve the small town character of Davidson.  I’ll add my name to that list. In the time that people have been concerned about preserving the small town feel of Davidson, Davidson has grown from a truly small town to […]

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