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District Office:
970.641.8725

Service Calls - TV System:
970.641.9148

P.O. Box 1369
Gunnison, CO 81230
admin@gcmetrec.com

Frequently Asked Questions

NOVEMBER 2018 ELECTION
Gunnison County Metropolitan Recreation District Ballot Question # 7D

SHALL THE GUNNISON COUNTY METROPOLITAN RECREATION DISTRICT TAXES BE INCREASED $66,537 ($151 FOR SAGUACHE COUNTY, $66,386 FOR GUNNISON COUNTY) IN 2019 (THE FIRST FISCAL YEAR) AND BY WHATEVER AMOUNTS MAY BE GENERATED ANNUALLY THEREAFTER BY AN IMPOSITION OF AN ADDITIONAL MILL LEVY OF NOT TO EXCEED 0.127 MILLS, FOR A TOTAL MILL LEVY OF NOT MORE THAN 1.0 MILL (RETURNING TO THE PRE-TABOR MILL LEVY AT THE TIME THE DISTRICT WAS CREATED IN 1978) UPON TAXABLE PROPERTY WITHIN THE DISTRICT, COMMENCING WITH TAXES COLLECTED IN 2019 FOR TAXES DUE FOR 2018, FOR THE PURPOSE OF DEFRAYING THE OPERATING EXPENSES OF THE DISTRICT AND PROVIDING FUNDS TO IMPROVE, MAINTAIN AND EXPAND TELEVISION SERVICES, AND FOR PLANNING AND FUNDING NEW RECREATIONAL FACILITIES AND TRAILS, AND/OR OTHER LAWFUL DISTRICT PURPOSES AND SHALL THE DISTRICT BE AUTHORIZED TO COLLECT AND RETAIN AND SPEND ALL REVENUES FROM ITS PROPERTY TAXES AND THE EARNINGS FROM THE INVESTMENT OF SUCH REVENUES AS A VOTER APPROVED REVENUE CHANGE AND AN EXCEPTION TO THE LIMITS WHICH WOULD OTHERWISE APPLY UNDER ARTICLE X SECTION 20 OF THE COLORADO CONSTITUTION OR SECTION 29-1-301 COLORADO REVISED STATUTES OR ANY OTHER LAW AND WITHOUT LIMITING IN ANY YEAR THE AMOUNT OF OTHER REVENUES THAT MAY BE COLLECTED AND SPENT BY THE DISTRICT? 

                  Yes/For

                  No/Against

 


 

ELECTIONS

Special districts in Colorado must hold regular elections on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in May in even numbered years for the purpose of electing Directors to the Board and for the submission of other ballot issues or questions. 32-1-103(17), Colorado Revised Statues (C.R.S.)

Contact Person for the District: Lori Patin, District Manager

Telephone Number for the District: 970-641-8725

Address of the District:

Gunnison County Metropolitan Recreation District
P.O. Box 1369
Gunnison, CO 81230

District Email: admin@gcmetrec.com

Voter Eligibility:

Persons entitled to vote at special district elections must be registered to vote in the State of Colorado * (CRS 32-1-806) and:

A resident of the district for not less than thirty days; or

The owner, or spouse of the owner, of taxable real or personal property situated within the boundaries of the special district; or

A person who is obligated to pay taxes under a contract to purchase taxable property situated within the boundaries of the special district.

Fair Campaign Practices Act

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