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Higgins Fire District to Vote on Property Tax

Nevada County elections officials are busy again…

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Assistant Clerk-Recorder Gail Smith says voters will be asked whether or not to support a special property tax which, if approved, would re-open closed fire stations, or fund other fire and emergency services. Elections officials now have a sample ballot to prepare, and Smith says arguments in support or in opposition to ‘Measure O’ need to be submitted this week…

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Smith says there’s a reason they need those arguments so early…

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The election will involve about 66-hundred voters, or about one-tenth of the registered voters in the county. The election will be done by mail-in ballot only.

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