City Clerk

Election Official

Cañon City General Municipal Election
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

 

CITY OF CAÑON CITY ISSUE #2A

SHALL CITY OF CANON CITY'S TAXES BE INCREASED BY FOUR HUNDRED FIFTY THOUSAND DOLLARS ($450,000.00) ANNUALLY IN THE FIRST FISCAL YEAR (2019), AND BY WHATEVER ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS ARE RAISED ANNUALLY THEREAFTER THROUGH THE ADOPTION OF A LODGING TAX AT THE RATE OF FIVE PERCENT (5%) ON THE PRICE PAID FOR THE LEASING OR RENTAL OF ANY LODGING SERVICES INCLUDING HOTEL ROOMS, MOTEL ROOMS, LODGING HOUSES, BED AND BREAKFASTS, OR OTHER ACCOMMODATIONS, AND SHALL ALL REVENUES DERIVED FROM SUCH LODGING TAX BE USED EXCLUSIVELY FOR PROMOTING AND MARKETING TOURISM AND TOURISM RELATED SPECIAL EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES IN CANON CITY AND THE ROYAL GORGE REGION, AND SHALL THE CITY BE AUTHORIZED TO COLLECT, RETAIN AND SPEND SUCH TAX REVENUES, INCLUDING FOR EACH YEAR, ANY INVESTMENT EARNINGS AND INTEREST ON SUCH REVENUES, AS A VOTER APPROVED REVENUE CHANGE UNDER ARTICLE X, SECTION 20, OF THE COLORADO CONSTITUTION OR ANY OTHER LAW?

YES ____
NO ____


CITY OF CAÑON CITY ISSUE #2B

WITHOUT INCREASING TAXES AND WITHOUT LIMITING ITS HOME RULE AUTHORITY, SHALL THE CITY OF CANON CITY BE AUTHORIZED TO PROVIDE HIGH-SPEED INTERNET (ADVANCED SERVICES), TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICES, AND/OR CABLE TELEVISION SERVICES TO RESIDENTS, BUSINESSES, SCHOOLS, LIBRARIES, NONPROFIT ENTITIES AND OTHER USERS OF SUCH SERVICES, EITHER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY WITH PUBLIC OR PRIVATE SECTOR PARTNERS, AS EXPRESSLY PERMITTED BY §§ 29-27-101 TO 304, "COMPETITION IN UTILITY AND ENTERTAINMENT SERVICES," OF THE COLORADO REVISED STATUTES?

YES ____
NO ____