Springfield, MO

Log in Subscribe

Judge says Missouri gas tax question can stay on ballot

Posted online

An Osage County judge yesterday dismissed a lawsuit that sought to block a gax tax question on the Missouri ballot this November.

The suit alleged legislators took parliamentary shortcuts to approve a referendum phasing in a 10-cent increase over the next four years.

The ballot measure known as Proposition D could bring $293 million annually for state roads once the full amount is put into place, analysts say.

Read more from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.


No comments on this story |
Please log in to add your comment
Editors' Pick

From the Ground Up: Latoka Flats

C. Arch Bay Co. is growing its multifamily residential portfolio with a two-building, 16-unit complex across National Avenue from Mercy Hospital Springfield.

Most Read Poll
How will the passage of a minimum wage increase through Proposition B affect your hiring practices?

View results