Cortland Town Sales Tax Implementation (April 2011)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search

A Cortland Town Sales Tax Implementation measure was on the April 5, 2011 ballot in the town of Cortland which is in DeKalb County.

This measure was approved in DeKalb County

  • YES 145 (52.54%)Approveda
  • NO 131 (47.46%)[1]

This measure sought to implement a town sales tax set at a rate of 1 percent in order to help pay for town operational costs and infrastructure projects.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the corporate authorities of the municipality be authorized to levy a tax at a rate of 1% for expenditures on municipal operations, expenditures on public infrastructure, or property tax relief?[3]


  1. DeKalb County Elections, April Election Results (dead link)
  2. DeKalb County Elections, Notice of April Election (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.