Missouri County Officials OK Vote on Bi-State Sales Tax

Shields, Yvette
July 2004
Bond Buyer;7/8/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31921, p36
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Reports on the vote of the Jackson County, Missouri board to put a proposed bi-state Kansas-Missouri sales tax on the November 2 ballot. Effort of county officials to raise money for the renovation of the Kansas City Chiefs and Royals football and baseball stadiums; Approval of Johnson County, Kansas to the ballot measure for the sales tax increase; Importance of the tax to the bonding plan to cover much of the cost of renovating the stadiums.


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