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Sales tax hike on Aug. 2 ballot

Sales tax hike on Aug. 2 ballot

A proposition asking Twisp voters to authorize an additional retail sales tax of 0.2 percent to fund transportation improvements in town will appear on the Aug. 2 election ballot. The Twisp Town Council approved a resolution on May 10 to put the sales tax proposition…
Sales tax hike on Aug. 2 ballot

Sales tax hike on Aug. 2 ballot

A proposition asking Twisp voters to authorize an additional retail sales tax of 0.2 percent to fund transportation improvements in town will appear on the Aug. 2 election ballot. The Twisp Town Council approved a resolution on May 10 to put the sales tax proposition …
Twisp will ask voters to approve sales tax hike for street projects in August election

Twisp will ask voters to approve sales tax hike for street projects in August election

Twisp residents will be asked this year to approve a local sales tax increase of .2 percent to fund street maintenance and repair projects in town. The Twisp Council voted unanimously last week to place a proposition on the August election ballot seeking the increase in sales taxes. Revenue …
Sales tax going up on April 1 in most of county

Sales tax going up on April 1 in most of county

The retail sales tax in most of Okanogan County—including Twisp and Winthrop—is going up by four-tenths of 1 percent (0.004) starting April 1. The increase, to fund the voter-approved Public Transportation Benefit Area, will bring the sales tax to 8.2 percent in Twisp, Winthrop and the city of Okanogan. In unincorporated areas of the county...

Countywide transit service proposal goes on fall ballot

By ANN McCREARY Okanogan County voters will have a chance this fall to decide whether they are willing to pay an additional 4 cents per $10 purchase to support public bus service connecting communities within the county. A board made up of elected officials from towns and cities throughout the county voted last week to...