Resolution 64-15 Canvassing Election Returns

RESOLUTION NO. 64-15

CANVASSING ELECTION RETURNS

THE STATE OF TEXAS )(
COUNTY OF GRIMES )(
TOWN OF ANDERSON )(

WHEREAS, the Board of Aldermen of the Town of Anderson ordered an election to be held in said Town on May 9, 2015 on the PROPOSITION hereinafter stated; and

WHEREAS, said Board of Aldermen has investigated all matters pertaining to said election, including the ordering, giving notice, holding and making returns of said election; and

WHEREAS, the election officers who held said election have duly made the returns of the result thereof, and said returns have been duly delivered to said Board of Aldermen.

THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF
ALDERMEN OF THE TOWN OF ANDERSON

1. That the Board of Aldermen officially finds and determines that said election was duly ordered, that proper notice of said election was duly given, that proper election officers were duly appointed prior to said election, that said election was duly held, that due returns of the result of said election have been made and delivered, and that the Board of Aldermen has duly canvassed said returns, all in accordance with law and the Order calling said election.

2. That the Board of Aldermen officially finds and determines that the following votes were cast at said election:

PROPOSITION

The re-authorization of the local sales and use tax in Anderson at the rate of ¼ of 1% to continue providing revenue for maintenance and repair of municipal streets.

39 Votes FOR

5 Votes AGAINST

3. That the Board of Aldermen officially finds, determines and declares the result of said election to be that the PROPOSITION so submitted has received a favorable majority vote of 39 and has carried.

4. That the aforesaid sales tax to be levied, assessed and collected as voted and as by law.

ADOPTED THIS THE 14th DAY OF MAY, 2015.

MAYOR

ATTEST:

SECRETARY

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December 11

TOWN OF ANDERSON

P.O. Box 592
Anderson, TX 77830

Ph: (936) 873-3102