Troy City Sales Tax Implementation (June 2011)

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A Troy City Sales Tax Implementation measure was on the June 7, 2011 ballot in the city of Troy which is in Lincoln County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 375 (62.19%)Approveda
  • NO 228 (37.81%)[1]

This measure sought to implement a sales tax at a rate of .5 percent in order to help fund capital improvement projects in the city, notably the operational and maintenance costs of a public pool.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the City of Troy, Missouri, impose a sales tax of one-half of one percent (1/2 of 1%) for the purpose of funding capital improvements and the operation and maintenance of such improvements including, but not limited to, a public swimming pool?[3]

References

  1. Lincoln County Clerk, June Election Results
  2. Lincoln County Clerk, June Sample ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.