Fayetteville votes to extend 1% sales tax

Northwest Arkansas News

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Fayetteville voted Tuesday to extend the city’s 1% sales tax increase in a special election.

The tax extension passed with nearly 80% of voters casting their ballots in favor of the extension with around 94% of precincts reporting.

The passing vote will extend the tax an additional 10 years beyond its original date of June 2023, funding city affairs into 2033.

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