Jackson County issued a Stay-At-Home Executive Order requiring residents to stay at home except to obtain or provide essential services. Effective 12:01 a.m., March 24 through April 24. Stay up to date on local information at cityofLS.net/coronavirus.

Franchise Fees

Utility license fees, also known as franchise fees in many cities, are fees imposed on the gross receipts of various utility companies operating in the City.  Applicable rates are as follows:

Electricity                                                             7%

Gas                                                                        7%

Telephone service (includes wireless)            7%

Cable television                                                   5%