Jasper County elections, April 2, 2019
4-State voters to decide on taxes, mayors and more
April 2nd, 2019, is election day. Here are items on the ballot in Jasper County, Missouri. After polls close and numbers start coming in, KOAM will have the latest results, just click here.
Jasper County Proposition 1: Shall the County of Jasper, Missouri extend a county wide sales tax from its present September 30, 2023 expiration date at the rate of onequarter of one percent for a period of fifteen years for the purpose of providing funds to construct a new secure Courts Building in Joplin;
complete renovations and additions to the current Jail Facility; complete improvements to the Carthage Courthouse, including addressing security concerns, upgrading and modernizing existing courtrooms, and adding an additional courtroom? If approved, this sales tax will expire on September 30, 2038 or whenever the final payment on the financings for these improvement occurs, whichever comes first. (This is a continuation of the present rate and not an increase.) Click here for more KOAM coverage.
Webb City R-7 Board of Education (3 year term, vote for 2):
Dan L. McGrew
Philip A. Powell
Public Water Supply District No. 2, Sub District No. 2 Director (3 year term):
Carl Junction R-1 Board of Education (3 year term, vote for 2):
Larry R. Cowger
Robert James Hays
Terra L. Higgins
Carl Junction Proposition No. 1: Shall there be a tax of ten cents ($0.10) On each one hundred assessed valuation for a public library?
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Carl Junction Proposition No. 2: Shall the City of Carl Junction, Missouri, impose a local use tax at the same rate as the total local sales tax rate, currently two and one-half percent (2.5%), Provided that if the local sales tax rate is reduced or raised by voter approval, the local use tax rate shall also be reduced or raised by the same action? A use tax return shall not be required to be filed by persons whose purchases from out-of state vendors do not in total exceed two thousand dollars in any calendar year.
City of Carterville Councilperson Ward 1 (2 year term, vote for 1):
Carthage R-IX Board of Education (3 year term, vote for 2):
Justin Neel Baucom
Craig A. Diggs
City of Carthage Council Member Ward 5 (2 year term, vote for 1):
Diamond R-IV Board of Education (3 year term, vote for 2):
Michael E. Joseph
Joplin Schools Board of Education (3 year terms, vote for 2):
Village of Fidelity Board of Trustees (3 year terms, vote for 2):
City of Jasper Mayor (2 year term, vote for 1):
Paul M. (Dusty) Nelson
Jerry F. Ogle
City of Jasper Councilperson East Ward (2 year term, vote for 1):
City of Jasper Councilperson West Ward (2 year term, vote for 1):
Christian (Jim) Ogle
City of Oronogo Alderman Ward 3 (2 year term, vote for 1):
Sarcoxie R-II School District Board of Education (3 year term, vote for 2):
James (J.T.) Roberson
Village of Airport Drive Trustees (2 year terms, vote for 2):
City of Carl Junction Council Person Ward 3 (2 year term, vote for 1):
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