Residents to vote on TABOR issue
Last updated 9/1/2021 at 9:15am
The El Paso County Board of County Commissioners has voted to place a county TABOR question on the November 2021 Coordinated Election ballot. Commissioners voted on the measure in a publicly noticed meeting after soliciting comments from area residents in two different public comment hearings.
The question, if passed by voters, will reset the county’s TABOR base and use $15 million in funds to address backlogged road infrastructure and parks projects. Commissioners also decided earlier in the year to refund $7.1 million in funds collected above the 2020 county TABOR cap, and that will oc...