Speak Up: Kent County aims for lodging tax that stacks with Dover’s


The implementation of a lodging tax has been a hot topic in Kent County over the past couple months. On March 11, the city of Dover raised its tax from 1.5% to 3%, to rectify collection issues. That move put a similar idea into the minds of Levy Court commissioners.

  • Keep raising taxes all over. The people voted for this. #Democrats. — Jonathan Contant
  • Is the tax to fund the Kent County Regional Sports Complex, like they tried doing last time? Seems like they are bringing the tax thing around again. — Jeff Grzeszczak
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