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  • Public can submit pro, con statements on road bond thru July 24

    Jul 06, 2018 | Read More News
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    Elections DeptState law requires every jurisdiction placing ballot questions before voters send all households in the jurisdiction with a registered voter a publicity pamphlet that explains the ballot question and include arguments submitted by the public for and against the question.

    For Proposition 463, the $430 million Regional Road Reconstruction, Preservation and Repair Bond, the public can submit arguments between July 9 and July 24. Arguments can be no longer than 300 words and must be received by the Pima County Elections Department by no later than 5 p.m. July 24. There is a $100 fee required and must be in the form of cash, check or money order payable to the Pima County Elections Department. 

    The arguments must include the name or names of each person sponsoring the argument. Arguments must be mailed or submitted in person, to the Pima County Elections Department, 6550 S. Country Club Road, Tucson AZ 85756. Mailed arguments must be received by the Elections Department before the 5 p.m. July 24 deadline. 

    The publicity pamphlet will be mailed to all registered voter households before Oct. 2. The election is Nov. 6. For more information about submitting arguments, contact the Elections Department at 520-724-6830 or email mary.martinson@pima.gov.

    Go to the Prop. 463 webpage for more information, or email bondinfo@pima.gov, or call 520-724-8149.