Candidates

Merriam

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Question Submitted

Shall the following be adopted?

Shall the City of Merriam, Kansas be authorized to levy a special purpose city retailers' sales tax in the amount of one-fourth of one percent (0.25%) and to use revenue from such tax to pay the cost of improving certain City streets, bridges and associated drainage, which improvements may include grading, curbs, gutters, pavement and other surfacing, driveway entrances and structures, drainage work incidental thereto, service connections from utility mains, conduits or pipes necessarily lying within curb lines, streetlights, street lighting systems, storm water drains, retaining walls and area walls on public ways or land abutting thereon, sidewalks, street trees and landscaping, stormwater drainage projects, and all related improvements ("Improvements") and all things necessary and related to such Improvements, and be authorized to pledge such sales tax for the payment of the principal and interest on general obligation bonds issued to pay the cost of such Improvements, provided that such retailers' sales tax shall expire ten (10) years from the date it is first collected (expiration date of December 31, 2030), all pursuant to K.S.A. 12-187 et seq. and other applicable state statutory provisions?

USD 229 Blue Valley

Question

Question Submitted

Shall the following be adopted?

Shall Unified School District No. 229, Johnson County, Kansas (Blue Valley), issue general obligation bonds in an amount not to exceed $186,835,000, to pay a portion of the costs to purchase and improve sites and to acquire, construct, equip, furnish, repair, remodel and make additions to buildings used for school district purposes, including acquisition of new and upgraded computer and communications technology, and all necessary appurtenances thereto, and to pay fees and expenses incidental thereto; all pursuant to the provisions of K.S.A. 10-101 et seq., K.S.A. 25-431 et seq., K.S.A. 25-2018(f), and K.S.A. 72-5457?