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Mixed bag for local tax elections

1 year ago April 05, 2014 Apr 5, 2014 Saturday, April 05 2014 Saturday, April 05, 2014 9:44:59 PM CDT in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz

GREENSBURG- Voters in St. Helena Parish were the only ones to deny a tax in a Saturday election.

The tax would have funded the sheriff's office. It failed 65% to 35%. Just shy of 2000 people voted in the election.
Voters in Livingston and Iberville Parishes approved tax items there.

Also, voters in East Baton Rouge approved a tax renewal for BREC parks.
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