Notice of Election

TOWN OF BERTHOUD MUNICIPAL ELECTION

 ELECTION DATE:  APRIL 5, 2016

HOURS:  7:00 A.M. TO 7:00 P.M.

POLLING PLACE:  328 MASSACHUSETTS AVE.

BERTHOUD, CO. 80513

You are entitled to vote at the April 5, 2016 election if you are a registered elector within the town limits of the Town of Berthoud.

TRUSTEE (VOTE FOR NO MORE THAN FOUR)

____ Jeff Hindman

____ William Karspeck

____ Kevin Paul Pischke

____ Patrick Dillon

____ Brian Daniel Young

____ Kelly Dunkelberger

____ Lorna H. Greene

____ Richard “Dick” Shepard

____ Brian Laak

MAYOR (VOTE FOR ONE)

____ Pete Cowdin

 

BALLOT QUESTION #261:

SHALL THE TOWN OF BERTHOUD TAXES BE INCREASED $-0- IN THE FIRST FULL FISCAL YEAR (2016) AND BY WHATEVER AMOUNTS ARE RAISED ANNUALLY THEREAFTER THROUGH THE IMPOSITION AND ASSESSMENT OF A THREE PERCENT (3%) EXCISE TAX COMMENCING JANUARY 1, 2017, TO BE PAID BY LODGERS WITHIN THE TOWN OF BERTHOUD ON THE PURCHASE PRICE PAID OR CHARGED FOR THE FURNISHING OF ANY HOTEL ROOM, MOTEL ROOM, LODGING ROOM, MOTOR HOTEL ROOM, GUEST HOUSE, OR OTHER SIMILAR SHORT TERM TEMPORARY ACCOMMODATION OF LESS THAN THIRTY (30) CONSECUTIVE DAYS; AND SHALL ALL REVENUES DERIVED FROM SUCH EXCISE TAX BE COLLECTED AND SPENT ON ANY LAWFUL USE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO STREETS, TRAFFIC, WATER, WASTEWATER, UTILITIES, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM?

_____ Yes

_____ No

 

BALLOT QUESTION #262:

SHALL THE TOWN OF BERTHOUD, COLORADO MAKE PERMANENT THE LEVY PASSED BY THE VOTERS IN 2006 AND SET TO EXPIRE IN 2016, CONTINUING TO IMPOSE A MAXIMUM OF THREE (3) MILLS UPON TAXABLE REAL PROPERTY WITHIN THE TOWN, SUCH REVENUES TO BE COLLECTED, RETAINED, AND SPENT FOR THE SUPPORT OF POLICE AND LAW ENFORCEMENT FUNCTIONS WHICH INCLUDE FUNDING TO APPLY FOR GRANTS WHICH WOULD SUPPORT POLICE OPERATIONS; ENHANCE DRUG AND ALCOHOL ENFORCEMENT WITH EMPHASIS IN THE SCHOOLS; INCREASED PATROLLING FOR THEFT PREVENTION AND SECURITY WITHOUT REGARD TO ANY SPENDING, REVENUE-RAISING, OR OTHER LIMITATION CONTAINED IN ARTICLE X, SECTION 20 OF THE COLORADO CONSTITUTION OR SECTION 29-1-301, COLORADO REVISED STATUTES?

_____ Yes

_____ No

PUBLISH: Berthoud Weekly Surveyor:  March 31,  2016