Voters approve Jackson, MO public safety sales tax

Voters approve Jackson, MO public safety sales tax
According to police, the uptown Jackson, Missouri sequence for the upcoming movie “All Nite Skate” will be filmed June 8, which means that some streets are scheduled to be closed from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Source: KFVS)

JACKSON, MO (KFVS) - Voters approved the City of Jackson's half-cent public safety sales tax on Tuesday, April 3.

Jackson Mayor Dwain Hahs released the following statement:

"Keeping Jackson safe is our highest priority. We're proud to live in a community with residents who understand and support that priority, especially as our city continues its current trajectory of growth and improvement. The passage of the ½ cent sales tax will allow the City of Jackson to move forward with critical improvements to our public safety, ensuring we remain proactive in our efforts and that we maintain the quality of life factors we all value.

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