OFFICIAL


December 6, 2005

“Shall the Board of Supervisors, Fremont County, Iowa, be authorized to impose a hotel and motel tax at the rate of seven percent (7%) in the Unincorporated Area of Fremont County, effective January 1, 2006 which shall be used by Fremont for economic development, tourism and recreation as provided in Sections 423a.2(4), 2005 Code of Iowa?” 



Fremont County Results:

                                                  Total Voters                  YES                         NO

                                                                   53                      48                            5


Results by Precinct:

                                                  Total Voters                   YES                         NO    

Absentee Ballots

0 0 0

Benton

9 8 1

Fisher

3 3 0

Green

3 3 0
Locust Grove 4 4 0
Madison 3 3 0

Monroe

0 0 0
Prairie 0 0 0

Riverside

5 5 0

Riverton

0 0 0

Scott

2 0 2

Sidney

9 9 0

Washington

15 13 2
Walnut 0 0 0

Total All Precincts 53 48 5

December 13, 2005 Board Minutes

At 9:00 a.m. the Board of Supervisors, concurring with the County Auditor , held the official canvass of votes cast in the December 6, 2005, Special Hotel/Motel Tax Election.  Supervisors Aistrope, Whipple and Larson were present.  County Auditor Joan Kirk and Georgene Peeler , Assistant Auditor, were also present.  With 48 “yes” votes and 5 “no” votes, Larson declared the Hotel/Motel Tax passed.  Whipple, aye; Larson, aye; Aistrope, aye.