Over the last year pennies have been valuable to the City of Dothan.
The new one cent sales tax has helped in making many improvements.
According to City Commissioner Paul Lee pennies for progress has led to the resurfacing of 24 miles of roads and an additional 14 will be done in the next few days.
It has also helped replace about 27 police cars, replace two fire trucks and added new automated garbage trucks which are more efficiently run.
For more information on what is being done with the additional sales tax revenue you can visit the city’s website at www.dothan.org