GRAND COUNTY WATER AND SANITATION DISTRICT NO. 1
CONSIDERATION OF TAP AND SERVICE FEES
The Board of Directors of Grand County Water and Sanitation District No. 1 at their regular meeting on September 28th 2016 at 5:30 p.m. at the District office, Winter Park Town Hall, 50 Vasquez Road, Winter Park, Colorado, will consider fixing or increasing fees, rates, tolls, penalties and charges for domestic water and sanitary sewer services, including classifications and fees related to affordable housing.
Board of Directors, Grand County Water and Sanitation District No. 1
The Town of Winter Park has called a Special Election for November 3, 2015, to be coordinated with Grand County and governed by the uniform election code, and is submitting a ballot issue and a ballot question to the registered electors of the Town. Ballots will be mailed to all registered voters beginning on October 13, 2015. Voted ballots may be returned to the Grand County Clerk via mail, or dropped off at the Voter Service and Polling Center or any designated Drop-Off Location. Ballots received after 7 p.m. on Election Day will not be counted.
View the full Notice of Election Published by the Grand County Clerk and Recorder (PDF).
View the VSPC and Drop-Off Locations and Operating Hours (PDF).
The following ballot question shall be submitted to the registered electors of the Town of Winter Park:
Referred Measure 2D
Shall the Town of Winter Park be authorized to provide high-speed Internet services (advanced services), telecommunications services and/or cable television services to residents, businesses, schools, libraries, nonprofit entities and other users of such services, either directly or indirectly with public or private sector partners, as expressly permitted by Colorado Revised Statutes §§ 29-27-101 to 304, "Competition in Utility and Entertainment Services," without limiting the Town's home rule authority?
View the Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Referred Measure 2D (PDF).
The following ballot issue shall be submitted to the registered electors of the Town of Winter Park:
Referred Measure 2C
SHALL THE TOWN OF WINTER PARK SALES TAX BE INCREASED BY $2,100,000 IN THE FIRST FISCAL YEAR AND BY WHATEVER ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS ARE RAISED ANNUALLY THEREAFTER BY THE IMPOSITION OF AN ADDITIONAL SALES TAX OF 2%, COMMENCING DECEMBER 1, 2015 AND CONTINUING THEREAFTER, WITH SUCH REVENUES TO BE COLLECTED, RETAINED AND EXPENDED FOR THE PURPOSE OF FUNDING THE STUDY, DESIGN, ENGINEERING, CONSTRUCTION, ACQUISITION, OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE OF PUBLIC TRANSIT, PUBLIC MULTI-MODAL TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENTS, AND PUBLIC TRAILS WITHIN AND NEAR THE TOWN; AND SHALL ALL SUCH REVENUES BE COLLECTED, RETAINED AND EXPENDED AS A VOTER-APPROVED REVENUE CHANGE NOTWITHSTANDING ANY RESTRICTION UNDER ARTICLE X, SECTION 20 OF THE COLORADO CONSTITUTION OR ANY OTHER LAW?
For more information, please view the Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Referred Measure 2C (PDF).
Any registered elector in the Town of Winter Park may submit Pro or Con statements regarding any taxing -related ballot issues. There is one item that falls into that category this year, Referred Measure 2C. The information that is received will be summarized and included in the TABOR Notice that is sent to voters prior to the election. The deadline for submitting Pro or Con statements with the Town Clerk is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 18 2015. There will be no extensions.
The following requirements apply:
- Statements should not mention names of persons or private groups.
- Each statement must be signed by a Town of Winter Park registered voter in order to be accepted.
- Each statement is limited to a maximum of 500 words, and it is recommended that bullet points be used. Please be aware that your writing is unlikely to be reprinted in its entirety. It is the responsibility of the city clerk to summarize comments received so that each issue has no more than 500 words in the pro statement and no more than 500 words in the con statement.