Unofficial results from Tuesday’s election: both Mozingo Lake Recreation Park tax questions on the ballot passed. Question one regarding the 1/8 cent sales tax to support a conference center passed by five votes. 588-583. Question two on the ½ cent sales tax for operating expenses passed with 62% voting yes (727-453).
Jefferson Schools voters narrowly passed a referendum to build a new gymnasium. With 57% needed, the vote passed with 59% voting yes (216-153). The passage allows the district to borrow nearly 1.5 million to fund the project. The vote increases the tax levy to 75 cents per $100.00 of assessed valuation.