2018 SPLOST Referendum (Voter Approved May 22, 2018)

On May 22, 2018 Newton County voters overwhelmingly approved a SPLOST to run from 2020-2024. Projects included in the SPLOST include replacement of Eastside High School; relocation of the Newton County Theme School to the Eastside High School facility; maintenance and improvements at existing facilities to include roof repair and replacement, HVAC upgrades, parking lot improvements and more; purchase of technology; school bus replacement, improvements to Sharp Stadium and other athletic facilities; band equipment; and furniture replacement.