Gallatin’s streets received a financial boost yesterday when voters approved a 1/2-cent sales tax by a large majority.
The vote tally was 175 yes, 48 no. A simple majority was needed for the proposal to pass. There were 1,250 voters eligible to participate in the election decision. The proposal was the only issue on the ballot and attracted a scant 17% voter response.
The official election outcome perhaps was foreshadowed