Comptroller Recognized for Role in Success of Prop F

Comptroller is thanked by Fire Chief for championing Prop F

April 7, 2016 | 2 min reading time

St. Louisans decisively voiced their choices at the polls on April 5. In addition to reauthorizing the earnings tax (Prop E), city voters passed a $25 million bond issue (Prop F). Their "yes" votes will ensure the continuation of critical city services and afford the fire department the capital needed to replace outdated gear and equipment, as well as finance other essential needs in the city. 

From: Jenkerson, Dennis
Date: Thu, Apr 7, 2016 at 9:23 AM
Subject: Prop F

To: Darlene Green

Darlene Green,

I would thank you very much for championing the effort to move Prop F on to the ballot in April. Your foresight will allow the STLFD to continue to provide the level of emergency response that the citizens of the City of St Louis are accustomed to. Again,  thank you again and I look forward to working with you in the future to provide for the citizens of our city. 



Dennis M Jenkerson 
Fire Chief
City of St Louis

 

 

By Kevin McDermott St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Apr 5, 2016

In other action from the city's balloting, with about 80 percent of the vote in:

″ St. Louis' proposed bond package (Proposition F) of up to $25 million to purchase, replace, improve or maintain the fleet of city-owned vehicles also passed overwhelmingly, about 83-17 percent. It requires a two-thirds vote. The measure would also repair, renovate and replace bridges, recreation centers and other public facilities and infrastructure.

 

  • Department:
    Office of the Comptroller
  • Topic:
    Community

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