Chelsea people voted in a distinctive election Tuesday and a referendum to increase home taxes to form a metropolis university procedure was on the ballot.According to Mayor Tony Picklesimer, a file amount of voters built their voices read in the election and with 3,196 choosing to vote towards the referendum. Only 467 folks voted in favor of it.Picklesimer issued a statement following the outcomes were posted and explained he is let down by the vote, but “the people today, my neighbors, have spoken.””As the Mayor of Chelsea, I will go ahead with the conclusion that has been designed by our citizens to keep on in the Shelby County University Technique and to companion with the Shelby County Board of Education and learning to make our Chelsea spot schools the complete finest they can be by employing the a person-cent revenue tax that we currently obtain for our schools.”For the time remaining, Chelsea colleges will stay in the Shelby County School process.Picklesimer additional he is hunting forward to viewing council members Casey Morris and Cody Sumners shift forward with their ‘Alternative Plan’ to enhance the city’s school facilities.Grab the WVTM 13 application for the hottest updates on this story.
Chelsea inhabitants voted in a particular election Tuesday and a referendum to improve residence taxes to type a city university process was on the ballot.
According to Mayor Tony Picklesimer, a record quantity of voters produced their voices heard in the election and with 3,196 deciding upon to vote in opposition to the referendum. Only 467 persons voted in favor of it.
Picklesimer issued a assertion soon after the outcomes were being posted and mentioned he is upset by the vote, but “the men and women, my neighbors, have spoken.”
“As the Mayor of Chelsea, I will shift ahead with the determination that has been produced by our citizens to proceed in the Shelby County University Method and to associate with the Shelby County Board of Training to make our Chelsea space educational facilities the complete most effective they can be by utilizing the a single-cent product sales tax that we now acquire for our universities.”
For the time currently being, Chelsea schools will keep on being in the Shelby County Faculty system.
Picklesimer included he is seeking forward to viewing council members Casey Morris and Cody Sumners go forward with their ‘Alternative Plan’ to strengthen the city’s faculty facilities.
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