sales tax referendum

Long-term Plan Needs Money
10:03 am
Fri March 16, 2012

Bushnell Voters To Decide Fate of Infrastructure Funding

Bushnell Mayor Steve Russell said the city is “very frugal” when it comes to street repairs. He said the city has a long-term plan to fix streets, sidewalks and gutters. All it needs is a new source of revenue to make that happen.

The city is putting a half-cent sales tax increase before voters next Tuesday. If approved, the city's sales tax would increase to 7.25%.

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