Fort Pierce City Property Tax Exemption Renewal Question (November 2012)

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A Fort Pierce City Property Tax Exemption Renewal question is on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Saint Lucie County, which is in Florida. It was approved.

This question renewed the authorization of the City Commission of Fort Pierce to grant property tax exemption to new and developing businesses in order to encourage new full-time jobs.[1]

Election results

Fort Pierce City Property Tax Exemption Question
Approveda Yes 8,083 60.77%

Election results from Saint Lucie County, Unofficial Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the authority of the City of Fort Pierce City Commission to grant property tax exemptions for new businesses and expansions of existing businesses that are expected to create new, full time jobs in the City be renewed in accordance with Section 3, Article VII, of the State Constitution, and Florida Statute §196.1995(7), so as to provide the same authority previously conferred by the electors of the City in 2002?

YES -- For authority to renew exemptions.

NO -- Against authority to renew exemptions.[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Saint Lucie County Supervisor of Elections, Sample Ballot
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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