Gerald City Street Sales Tax Implementation (November 2011)

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A Gerald City Street Sales Tax Implementation measure was on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the city of Gerald which is in Franklin County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 64 (41.29%)
  • NO 91 (58.71%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to implement a sales tax at a rate of one cent for a period of five years in order to pay for street, curb and drainage improvements in the city.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

SHALL THE CITY OF GERALD BE AUTHORIZED TO COLLECT A ONE CENT SALES TAX FOR THE PURPOSE OF STREETS, CURBING, AND STORM DRAINAGE IMPROVEMENTS FOR THE PERIOD OF JANUARY 1, 2012 THROUGH DECEMBER 31, 2016 ONLY?[3]

References

  1. Franklin County Clerk, November Election Results
  2. Franklin County Elections, November Ballot Measure
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.