Vote button trans.png
April's Project of the Month
It's spring time. It's primary election season!
Click here to find all the information you'll need to cast your ballot.




Difference between revisions of "Nunda Township open space land purchase referendum, 2009"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 1: Line 1:
A '''Nunda Township open space land purchase referendum''' takes place on [[BC2009#April|April 7, 2009]] for voters in the Spring Grove Fire Protection District in Illinois.<ref>[http://www.nwherald.com/articles/2009/01/24/16602243/index.xml ''Northwest Herald'', "Our view: Referendums on the horizon", January 24, 2009]</ref>
+
A '''Nunda Township open space land purchase referendum''' takes place on [[BC2009#April|April 7, 2009]] for voters in the Spring Grove Fire Protection District in Illinois.<ref>[http://www.nwherald.com/articles/2009/01/24/16602243/index.xml ''Northwest Herald'', "Our view: Referendums on the horizon", January 24, 2009]</ref> The measure was '''defeated''', by a margin of 2,465 against to 1,705 in support. <ref>[http://www.nwherald.com/articles/2009/04/08/r_vrnivptatdwmayplgk9vqg/index.xml ''Northwest Herald'', "SG and ECC referenda pass, 3 others fail
", April 8, 2009]</ref>  
  
 
Voters will be asked to approve $15 million to buy land that township officials believe should be preserved as open space. Voters defeated similar proposals in 2004 and 2007. If the referendum is approved, township officials would have several financing options. If a flat tax rate schedule was selected, the referendum could cost about $14 more a year for every $100,000 of assessed market value of a home.
 
Voters will be asked to approve $15 million to buy land that township officials believe should be preserved as open space. Voters defeated similar proposals in 2004 and 2007. If the referendum is approved, township officials would have several financing options. If a flat tax rate schedule was selected, the referendum could cost about $14 more a year for every $100,000 of assessed market value of a home.

Revision as of 16:20, 8 April 2009

A Nunda Township open space land purchase referendum takes place on April 7, 2009 for voters in the Spring Grove Fire Protection District in Illinois.[1] The measure was defeated, by a margin of 2,465 against to 1,705 in support. [2]

Voters will be asked to approve $15 million to buy land that township officials believe should be preserved as open space. Voters defeated similar proposals in 2004 and 2007. If the referendum is approved, township officials would have several financing options. If a flat tax rate schedule was selected, the referendum could cost about $14 more a year for every $100,000 of assessed market value of a home.

External links

References

  1. Northwest Herald, "Our view: Referendums on the horizon", January 24, 2009
  2. Northwest Herald, "SG and ECC referenda pass, 3 others fail
", April 8, 2009