NOTICE is hereby given of Public Hearin

80424 | 08/09/2019 | Ad id: 8-0000465789-01
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NOTICE is hereby given of Public Hearings before the Board of County Commissioners of Summit County, Colorado, at 1:30 p.m. on the 13th day of August 2019, in the Commissioners' Hearing Room of the County Courthouse, 208 East Lincoln Avenue, Breckenridge, Colorado, for the purpose of considering the following: Notice Regarding Hearing to Consider Certification of Ballot Measures Notice is hereby given that on August 13, 2019, public hearings will be held by the Board of County Commissioners of Summit County, Colorado (BOCC) in the County Commissioners Hearing Room located at 208 Lincoln Ave, Breckenridge, Colorado, with respect to the proposed certification of a two ballot measures for the election to be held on November 5, 2019. The proposed resolutions and ballot measures to be considered at the August 13, 2019 hearing are as follows: (a) Consideration of a Resolution providing for the referral of a ballot measure to the registered qualified electors of Summit County, Colorado, authorizing the levy of a county-wide special sales tax on cigarettes and all other tobacco and nicotine products sold, including e-cigarettes and vaping devices, commencing January 1, 2020; prescribing the form of the ballot issue for submission at such election; and providing for certification of the ballot issue to the County Clerk and Recorder, and (b) Consideration of a Resolution providing for the referral of a ballot measure to the registered qualified electors of Summit County, Colorado, authorizing the ongoing extension, with no increase in tax rates, of the existing mill levy for open space, natural areas and trails, and other public purposes previously approved by the voters in 2008 by Summit County Referred Measure 1(A); prescribing the form of the ballot issue for submission at such election; and providing for certification of the ballot issue to the County Clerk and Recorder The hearings will commence at 1:30 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be heard. Interested persons wishing to express their views on the proposed ballot measure may attend the public hearing in person or, prior to the time of the hearing, submit written comments to the BOCC at P.O. Box 68, Breckenridge, Colorado 80424, attn.: Eva Henson. Written comments may also be emailed to Email Me. The BOCC may limit the time available for persons attending the public hearing to provide comments while assuring such persons a reasonable opportunity to be heard. For more information regarding the hearing or proposed measure please contact Eva Henson at the email address listed above or (970)453-3402. Dated: 8/9/2019. Published in the Summit County Journal on August 9, 2019. 0000465789