Oklahoma Voters Reject Library Bonds, OK Horse Show Debt

Watts, Jim
December 2004
Bond Buyer;12/16/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32031, p29
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The article gives information about Oklahoma City voters' endorsement of a new plan. The voters have endorsed a plan to use $55 million of bonds to upgrade the city's equine exhibition facilities, while Tulsa voters rejected a $79.1 million general obligation bond package for improvements to the City-County Library System. Almost 90% of the voters approved the plan to raise Oklahoma City's hotel tax from 2% to 5.5% to support the bonds for the horse show barn, with 22,761 voting in favor and 2,696 casting ballots against the plan.


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