Notice of Election and Date Fixed for Ballot Arguments: City of Weed Measure K
NOTICE OF ELECTION AND DATE FIXED FOR BALLOT ARGUMENTS FOR OR AGAINST MEASURE K
CITY OF WEED
RESOLUTION NO. 02-2018
A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF WEED CALLING A SPECIAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION FOR JUNE 5, 2018 TO SUBMIT A GENERAL TAX MEASURE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by Colleen Setzer, County Clerk, County of Siskiyou, that an election will be held in the City of Weed in Siskiyou County on June 5, 2018. The following question will be submitted to the qualified voters of the City of Weed:
Shall the measure to impose a marijuana business tax of up to 10% of gross receipts and $10 to $26 per square foot of grow area, to raise approximately $50,000 a year until voters decide otherwise, to fund such City purposes as police and fire services and street maintenance be adopted?
NOTICE is further given that based upon the time reasonably necessary to prepare and print the arguments and sample ballot booklets for said election, the County Clerk’s Office has fixed 4:00 p.m., March 16, 2018, as a reasonable date prior to the election after which no arguments for or against measure may be submitted for printing and distribution to voters. Arguments for and against this measure are limited to 300 words or less. All arguments must be submitted to the Siskiyou County Clerk’s Office, 510 N. Main Street, Yreka, CA 96097, phone (530) 842-8084. Arguments may be withdrawn or changed up to and including the time and date set forth as the deadline for filing.
NOTICE is further given that specific requirements for submitting arguments are provided in the Siskiyou County Guide for Submitting Arguments and Rebuttal for Local Measures booklet, which is available on the County Elections website at www.sisqvotes.org or from the Siskiyou County Clerk’s Office at the above-listed address.
NOTICE is further given that if arguments are submitted both for and against the proposed measure, the authors may prepare and submit rebuttal arguments not to exceed 250 words. The County Clerk’s Office has fixed 4 p.m., March 21, 2018 as the deadline for submission of rebuttals if such is required.
NOTICE is further given that the public examination period for analysis and arguments is March 22, 2018 – April 2, 2018.
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the polls at said election will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Dated: March 8, 2018
/s/ Colleen Setzer, County Clerk
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