Fort Lupton City Street Sales Tax Renewal (November 2011)
This measure was approved
- YES 590 (68.37%)
- NO 273 (31.63%)
This measure sought to renew the current sale tax set at a rate of .5 percent for a further ten years in order to continue to pay for street repair and construction as well as inspection costs for the designated streets in the city.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|SHALL THE CITY OF FORT LUPTON EXTEND UNTIL DECEMBER 31, 2021, THE ONE HALF OF ONE PERCENT (0.5%) SALES AND USE TAX FOR STREET IMPROVEMENTS, SCHEDULED TO EXPIRE DECEMBER 31, 2011, TO PROVIDE SPECIAL CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT FUNDS TO BE USED ONLY FOR THE CONSTRUCTION AND REPAIRS OF STREETS AND ALLEYS, INCLUDING CURBS, GUTTERS AND SIDEWALKS, PROVIDING FOR THE ENGINEERING, TESTING AND INSPECTION OF THE SAME, NOTWITHSTANDING ANY STATE RESTRICTION ON FISCAL YEAR SPENDING, INCLUDING THE RESTRICTIONS OF ARTICLE X, SECTION 20 (TABOR) OF THE COLORADO CONSTITUTION?|