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 CITY OF ALTON  ORDINANCE 2023-11-0509

AN ORDINANCE CANVASSING THE RETURNS OF THE SPECIAL ELECTION HELD WITHIN THE CITY OF ALTON ON THE 6TH DAY OF MAY, 2023, FOR THE PURPOSE OF APPROVING OR DENYING THE FOLLOWING PROPOSITION: “THE REDUCTION OF THE CURRENT ONE-HALF OF ONE PERCENT (0.50%) SALES AND USE TAX ALLOCATED TO THE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION 4A BY ONE-HALF OF ONE PERCENT (0.50%) AND THE ADOPTION OF A LOCAL SALES AND USE TAX AT A RATE OF ONE-HALF OF ONE PERCENT (0.50%) TO PROVIDE REVENUE FOR MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OF MUNICIPAL STREETS; THE TAX EXPIRES ON THE FOURTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE DATE OF THIS ELECTION UNLESS THE IMPOSITION OF THE TAX IS REAUTHORIZED.”; DECLARING THE RESULTS OF THE ELECTION; FINDING THAT NOTICE OF THE ELECTION WAS DULY AND PROPERLY GIVEN, THAT THE ELECTION WAS PROPERLY HELD AND RETURNS THEREOF MADE BY THE PROPER OFFICIALS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE; CONTAINING A SEVERABILITY CLAUSE; CONTAINING A REPEALING CLAUSE; CONTAINING AN OPEN MEETINGS CLAUSE; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE; WAIVING SECOND AND THIRD READING.

READ, APPROVED, AND PASSED on this the 9th day of May 2023. 

Salvador Vela, Mayor City of Alton, Texas

ATTEST: Baudelia Rojas CPM,TRMCCMC, City Secretary

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