Missouri Mid-size City Road Tax Amendment, Issue 5 (1918)

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The Missouri Mid-size City Road Tax Amendment, also known as Issue 5, was on the November 5, 1918 ballot in Missouri as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated.[1]

The measure would have allowed cities with between 2,000 and 30,000 inhabitants to raise their upper tax limits in order to create or improve utilities and roadways.[2]

Election results

Missouri Issue 5 (1918)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No286,88676.48%
Yes 88,246 23.52%

Election results via: University of Missouri Institute for Public Policy

Text of measure

The text of the measure can be found here.

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