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Culture will ripple
Designation has doubled sales tax collections in other areas

It didnít take long for benefits available in the DíArbonne Cultural District to start reaping results.
Nancy Love was at Chabaís Clay Flowers on Tuesday, explaining how one-of-a-kind, original works of art purchased within the cultural district were exempt from state and local sales taxes. A customer who had come to the store for something totally unrelated purchased one of the handmade, custom purses designed and manufactured by Chaba Simpsonís mother.

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