Manitou Springs City Parks and Recreation Budget Question (November 2012)

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A Manitou Springs City Parks and Recreation Budget question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in El Paso County, which is in Colorado.

If approved, this question authorizes the City of Manitou Springs to spend all revenues in the El Paso Boulevard/Beckers Lane Park Fund in order to fund General Parks and Recreation purposes through Manitou Springs.[1]

Election results

2C-City of Manitou Springs Park Revenue Change
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 2338 84.37%
No43315.63%

Election results from El Paso County Current Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

WITHOUT ANY INCREASE IN TAXES OR THE ISSUANCE OF ANY NEW DEBT, SHALL THE CITY OF MANITOU SPRINGS BE AUTHORIZED TO EXPEND THE FULL AMOUNT OF ALL REVENUES IN THE EL PASO BOULEVARD/BECKERS LANE PARK FUND FOR GENERAL PARKS AND RECREATION PURPOSES THROUGHOUT THE ENTIRE CITY OF MANITOU SPRINGS, RATHER THAN FOR THE LIMITED PURPOSE OF PURCHASE AND IMPROVEMENT OF PROPERTY ON EL PASO BOULEVARD, AS ORIGINALLY APPROVED BY THE VOTERS ON NOVEMBER 4, 1997?[1][2]

See also


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 El Paso County Elections, Current Measures
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.



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