Sales Tax Election Public Hearing Dates & Potential Project list

by Felicia Rogers on

Public Hearing Dates

The City of Conway will hold a special election on November 14th, 2017 to ask for a levy of three-eighths of one percent (0.375%) general citywide sales and use tax to pay the costs of critical improvements to streets within the City.

The sales and use tax will be utilized solely for the purpose of improving, constructing, repairing and widening of certain streets within the City, which may include related planning and design, roundabouts, sidewalks and multi-use pathways, traffic signals and controls, curbing, guttering and drainage improvements, right-of-way acquisition and utility relocation, and providing for matching state and federal funds for street projects.

The following public hearings will be held to discuss this issue:

September 19, 2017 - Ward 2 Annual Meeting @ 6:30pm

Faulkner County Library

1900 Tyler Street

October 3, 2017 - Public Hearing – Discussion of the Sales Tax Election @ 6:00pm

McGee Center

3800 College Avenue

October 19, 2017 - Public Hearing – Discussion of the Sales Tax Election @ 6:00pm

Don Owens Sports Complex

10 Lower Ridge Road

November 14th, 2017- Special Sales Tax Election Date

Early voting Monday, November 7 thru Friday, November 10, 2017 (8am -4:30pm)

Faulkner County Courthouse (801 Locust St)

Early Voting Monday, November 13, 2017 (8am - 4:30pm) at the Faulkner County Courthouse (801 Locust St)

The potential project listing is below:

Tax Projects Memo 2017-09-12 (002).pdf

Election Ordinance_November 14, 2017