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HomeMy WebLinkAboutRES 900149-A - Ordering Sale ElectionRESOLUTION NO, 7Qol "s`t A A RESOLUTION OF TEE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GEORGETOWN, TEXAS, ORDERING AN ELECTION TO BE HELD IN SAID CITY ON MAY S, 1990, FOR VOTER CONSIDERATION OF A PROPOSITION ADOPTING ADDITIONAL SALES AND USE TAXES; AND; PROVIDING FOR A PROCLAMATION NOTICE AND PUBLICATION OF NOTICE OF SAID rELECTIONS. WHEREAS, it is now necessary to hold an election in the City of Georgetown, Texas, to allow voters to consider adoption of sales and use taxes within the City; and IIHEREAS, the City of Georgetown, Texas, is authorized by law to hold suchelection on May 51 1990; NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GEORGETONN, TEXAS: SECTION I That an election be, and the same is hereby ordered, to be held; within the jurisdiction of City ofGeorgetown, Texas, on the 6th day of May, 1990, pursuant to the laws ofthe 'State of Texas, the Charter of the City of Georgetown, Texas, and a contract between the City and Williamson Coanty for election services, ,Such election shall be held for the following purposes: To provide for voting for or against the following proposition: The adoption of an additional one-half of one percent sales and use tax within the City to be used for improvingand promoting economic and industrial development. Votes cast in such election shall be separately tallied, and separate tally sheets, polling lists, and other election forms and records shall be maintained and kept by City authorities. SECTION II. That any such tax approved shall become effective October 11 1990. SECTION III. That the Mayor shall make procianation of said City election and give notice thereof, and a copy of this ander shall be sufficient notice of said election. Notice of the time and places of holding said election shall be sufficient notice of said election. Notice of the time and places of holding said election shall be ,given by publication of such notice in a nelespaper of general circulation published in the City ofrGeorgetoom at least thirty (30) days prior to the day of such election.. SECTION 1V, That this Resolution shall take effective immediately from and after its passage as indicated below, ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GEORGEM N, TEXAS, THIS 13TH DAY OF 11ARCH, 1990, Tim Kennedy, P;yor ATTEST: ´┐ŻL Leslie Bayonet Deputy City Secretary