Dick - the special election amendments are designed to avoid extra cost by coinciding with the Presidential election cycle
On my Facebook page, someone asked what have been the arguments against special elections. Here is my response:
There have been a couple arguments and I don't think they have much merit:
1) Since the vacancy must occur in the first year of a term to trigger a special election,…
Oh I was listening. I was listening to the outpouring of input from the community who expressed their desire for the parcel.
Thank you Mr. Walker!
That response from tigerzord was me. I switched computers without checking who was logged in. Not the first time, doh!
Couple points for you. I did the math on how much new homes were contributing to the additional property tax revenue, it was only 30%. 70% of the projected property tax revenue increase for FY21 is from rising assessments. Second, you’re incorrect about two thirds of homeowners seeing no …