Notice of Special Election City of Gordon, Nebraska

Notice is given that on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, in the City of Gordon, Nebraska a special city election will be held during the general election at which time there will be submitted to the electors of the municipality for their approval or rejection the following proposition:

PROPOSITION NO. 1:

“The City Council of the City of Gordon, Nebraska, currently imposes a sales and use tax in the amount of one percent (1%) upon certain transactions within the City on which the State of Nebraska and City of Gordon is authorized to impose a sales and use tax pursuant to the Nebraska Local Option Revenue Act.

Shall the governing body of the incorporated municipality impose an additional sales and use tax in the amount of one-half percent (½%) upon the same transactions within such municipality on which the State of Nebraska is authorized to impose a tax pursuant to the Nebraska Local Option Revenue Act for all lawful municipal purposes?”

(    ) FOR said sales and use tax

(    ) AGAINST said sales and use tax

Electors deciding to vote in favor of the proposition shall mark an “X” in the parenthesis preceding the words “FOR said sales and use tax”.  Electors desiring to vote against the proposition shall mark an “X” in the parenthesis preceding the words “AGAINST said sales and use and tax”.

Polls shall be open at 7:00 A.M. and will continue to be open until 7:00 P.M. on the same day and the voting places shall be the same places for all other general municipal elections within the City.

/s/ Kim Buchan

City Clerk

Published: October 26 and November 2, 2016