williamson county tennessee

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  Brentwood home owners will likely pay about the same amount of property tax next year, even though city leaders plan to significantly reduce the annual tax rate.

The Tennessean reports the Brentwood City Commission on Monday approved on first reading an eight cent reduction in property tax rates for the 2016-17 fiscal year.

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)  -- The Tennessee Department of Labor has released the county level unemployment numbers for December and Williamson County is once again reporting the state’s lowest jobless rate.

Williamson County’s unemployment rate in December stood at five percent, well below the state average of 7.6 percent.

Williamson County routinely reports the states best jobless numbers and also routinely ranks as one of the top counties in the nation for job creation.