One Percent Sales Tax Votes

Published 03/18 2014 10:59PM

Updated 03/18 2014 11:09PM

Peoria county is asking voters to approve a one percent sales tax. The proposed tax hike would be used within the county's 18 school districts for buildings and structural improvements. Peoria County votes no to sales tax.

McLean County is also asking for a one percent sales tax.  It would be used for school facilities to maintain and build new schools, issue new bonds, pay off existing debt, and offset a property tax abatement.  McLean County votes no to sales tax

Voters in Fulton County also have the opportunity to vote on a one percent sales tax. If approved it would allow school districts to increase their revenue, lower levy requests, and lower residents overall tax bill.  Fulton County votes yes to sales tax.

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