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LOSST Renewal Passes Across Marion County

Posted: Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011 at 6:30 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Samantha Smith

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A large proportion of Marion County voters cast a ballot in favor of renewing the 1% Local Option Sales and Services Tax during yesterday’s special election. A total of 1,645 votes were cast, equal to 6.93% of all registered voters in the county.

In Knoxville, of the 356 total votes, 305 residents voted yes and in Pella, 447 of 526 voters checked yes.

In addition, Melcher-Dallas voters elected Terry A. Fisher to their City Council with 137 votes out of 157.

The results are unofficial until caucused by the Marion County Board of Supervisors.

For a full list of results CLICK HERE.