In a 12 to 4 vote, the Cumberland Co. Commission turned down the agreement with the city of Crossville to put a bond referendum on the Nov election ballot. Commissioner Harry Sabine moved to turn down the deal that would let county voters approve or not the referendum that would increase the county tax rate by about 9 cents.
There were a few questions from the commission on the deal and what the county and city were responsible for. Sabine commented that the county should have been consultTheed before the last minute.
The vote by the commission was:
Voted to oppose rec center referendum
Wilson (School funding first)
Voted to support the referendum