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Higgins Election Today

Today is Election day in parts of Nevada County. Voters in the Higgins Fire District are deciding whether or not to support Measure O, which is a property tax assessment that would re-open closed fire stations, or fund other fire and emergency services. Assistant Clerk-Recorder Gail Smith says there has been a fairly strong response so far…

Listen to Gail Smith 1

That’s 41 percent. It’s a mail-in ballot election, but Smith says if you haven’t mailed in your ballot, you can still drop it off…

Listen to Gail Smith 2

Smith says it shouldn’t take too long to have the results after 8pm. You can find the results at mynevadacounty.com/nc/elections. The measure requires a two-thirds vote to pass. The tax for most residents would be 125 dollars a year.

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