UPDATE: November 7, 2011: Polling places and sample ballot available at the Jackson County Election Board

Courtesy of Senator Will Kraus (MO – 8):  Jackson County is holding a special election next Tuesday, November 8, 2011, to vote on the question of levying a tax for the benefit of a Kansas City Zoological District. The polls will be open from 6:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Don’t forget to vote!

The official ballot will be substantially in the following form:



Shall a retail sales tax of one-eighth of one percent (1/8%) be levied and collected for the benefit of the Kansas City Zoological District, which shall be created and consist of the county of Jackson and the counties of Cass, Clay, and/or Platte, if approved by such other county’s voters, for the support of zoological activities within the district?



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