ballot initiatives http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Voters Decided the Fate of Ballot Initiatives http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/voters-decided-fate-ballot-initiatives <p>Beyond selecting federal and state candidates, Wyoming voters decided the fate of numerous local ballot initiatives.</p><p>In Weston County, voters increased property taxes to raise funds for the local hospital, nursing home, and other health services. Sweetwater County voted to issue bonds to build a new pool at the high school, and passed a 1% sales tax for infrastructure projects. Platte County will re-authorize property taxes to fund a nursing home, and Converse County approved a 1% sales tax to build a library and an education building.</p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 07:24:41 +0000 Irina Zhorov 32460 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Voters Decided the Fate of Ballot Initiatives