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Election Results-2013!

Wednesday • November 6, 2013

Telluride Town Council Race

Ann Brady-re-elected (586 votes)

Bob Saunders-re-elected (522 votes)

Todd Brown (466 votes)

Jenny Patterson (487 votes)

Ballot Measures

1A-A county measure to re-instate a 1 percent residential utilities tax to fund greenhouse gas reduction-did not pass and received only 35% of the vote-NO

2A-Imposed a 1-cent per ounce excise taax on sugar sweetened beverages like soda, sports drinks, and energy drinks to raise money for childhood health programs-did not pass and 68% of voters said NO

Question 2D-proposed to divide the Pearl Property into 2 parcels- a large undeveloped open space parcel preserved by a conservation easement, and a small paved parcel where the RV lot is now located that could be used for public benefit-passed with a vote of 61%-YES

Question 300-a citizen initiated ordinance asked voters to allow agricultural use on 1.5 acres of the north side of the Pearl Property-failed with 55% of voters casting no votes-NO

Amendment 66-proposed raising nearly $1 billion through income taxes to fund pre-K through 12th grade public education-59% of voters said NO

Proposition AA-imposed a 15% excise tax on marijuana-passed with 60% of voters saying yes-YES