Boulder City Parks Sales Tax Extension Question (November 2012)

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A Boulder City Parks Sales Tax Extension question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Boulder County, which is in Colorado, where it was approved.

This question authorized the City of Boulder to extend the 0.25 cent sales and use tax from its current expiration date in 2015 to expire in 2035 in order to fund park and recreation related improvements.[1]

Election results

Boulder City Question 2B
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 47,491 85.08%
No8,32814.92%

Election results from Boulder County Current Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

WITHOUT RAISING ADDITIONAL TAXES, SHALL THE EXISTING 0.25 CENT CITY SALES AND USE TAX TO FUND PARKS AND RECREATIONAL SERVICES, DEVELOPMENT, RENOVATION AND REFURBISHMENT, AND PARKLAND ACQUISITION FOR PASSIVE AND ACTIVE RECREATIONAL USES, APPROVED BY THE VOTERS BY ORDINANCE NO. 5740, BE EXTENDED BEYOND THE CURRENT EXPIRATION DATE OF DECEMBER 31, 2015 UNTIL DECEMBER 31, 2035 AS A VOTER APPROVED REVENUE CHANGE?

FOR THE MEASURE _ _ _ _

AGAINST THE MEASURE_ _ _ _[1][2]

See also


Current Statewide

A 2013 statewide measure, Amendment 66, would authorize Colorado to increase taxes with an expected revenue increase of $950 million for school funding.[3]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Boulder County Elections, Tabor Notice
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
  3. Colorado Amendment 66



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