Details for General Retailers' Tax Election Nov 5th

Updated

(Published in the Hiawatha World Fri., 10/04/19 & Fri. 10/11/19)


NOTICE OF GENERAL RETAILERS’
SALES TAX ELECTION

Notice is hereby given to the qualified electors of Brown County, State of Kansas, that a question submitted election has been called and will be held on the 5th day of November, 2019, commencing at 7 o'clock A.M., and closing at 7 o'clock P.M., for the purpose of submitting to the electors of the county the following proposition:

"Shall the following be adopted?

Shall Brown County, Kansas be authorized to impose an additional five tenths percent (0.5%) general retailers' sales tax, thereby increasing the general sales tax rate to one and five tenths percent (1.5%),
pursuant to the authority of K.S.A. 12- 187 et seq., to be used for the purpose of financing the provision of health care services in
Brown County by Hiawatha Community Hospital , or its successors, (“Hospital”) including the payment of Hospital expenses and any
payments with respect to bonds issued for Hospital purposes, with
collection of such tax beginning on April 1, 2020, or as soon as provided by law, and ending ten (10) years after such tax is first collected?

Yes/No”

Said election shall be held by ballot at the following voting places, such voting places to serve the following voting precincts:

The General Election will be held at the following polling places of this county:
IRVING PRECINCT, Senior Citizen Center, Robinson
PADONIA PRECINCT, Fisher Center, Hiawatha
RESERVE PRECINCT, Fisher Center, Hiawatha
HAMLIN PRECINCT, Fisher Center, Hiawatha
MORRILL PRECINCT, Fairview Community Center, Fairview
WALNUT PRECINCT, Fairview Community Center, Fairview
HIAWATHA TWP PRECINCT, Fisher Center, Hiawatha
ROBINSON PRECINCT, Senior Citizens Center, Robinson
WASHINGTON PRECINCT, Horton Blue Building, Horton
MISSION PRECINCT, Horton Blue Building, Horton
POWHATTAN PRECINCT, Fairview Community Center, Fairview
HIAWATHA PRECINCT
FIRST, SECOND, THIRD, AND FOURTH WARD, Fisher Center,
Hiawatha
HORTON PRECINCT
FIRST, SECOND, AND THIRD WARD, Horton Blue Building, Horton

In Witness Whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 5th day of September 2019.

Seal
    
Melissa L. Gormley
County Election Officer

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