Monroe County Sales Tax Extension Question (November 2012)

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A Monroe County Sales Tax Extension question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Monroe County, which is in Florida, where it was approved.

This question extended a one cent sales tax until 2033 in order to fund waste water facilities and projects as well as other second priority purposes.[1]

Election results

Monroe County Sales Tax Question
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 23,567 68.05%
No11,06031.94%

Election results from Monroe County Election Results Summary, December 4, 2012.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the existing one cent infrastructure sales tax be extened through 2033 (it otherwise expires in 2018) with the proceeds used for the following projects: wastewater facilities and, only if those wastewater projects are completed or fully funded, recreation and conservation lands, marinas, courthouses, parking, offices, roads, bridges, airports, libraries, piers, auditoriums, riprap/seawalls, solid waste, jails, police/fire facilities, land acquisition, storm water, and any public purpose authorized by law?

For the one cent sales tax extension

Against the once cent sales tax extension[1][2]

See also


External links

References

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



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