Winnebago County referendum questions on Nov. 6th ballot

Town of Oshkosh, Winnebago County, WI – On the November 6, 2018 General Election ballot, there are two Winnebago County referendum questions. To vote in favor of a questions, fill in the oval next to “Yes”. To vote against a question, fill in the oval next to “No”.

They are:

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Question 1: Should the state legislature enact proposed legislation that closes the Dark Store loopholes, which currently allow commercial retail properties to significantly reduce the assessed valuation and property tax of such properties by using closed, vacant (dark) properties as comparable properties for determining the assessed value of open, occupied, and full operational properties, resulting in a substantial shift in taxes levied against other tax paying entities such as residential home owners, and/or cuts in essential services provided by an affected municipality?

Yes or No

View Winnebago County Notice and Explanation Question 1

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Question 2: Should the Wisconsin State Legislature create a nonpartisan procedure for the preparation of a legislative and congressional redistricting plan?

Yes or No

View Winnebago County Notice and Explanation Question 2

View more information regarding voting in the November 6, 2018